District facts

  • Our average daily enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year was 161,907 students. The student population has almost tripled since 1980. 

  • Our Schools

    Average Daily Membership (2019-20 Month 2 ) 161,907
    Total number of schools (2019-2020) 191
    Elementary schools 116
    Middle schools 37
    High schools 29
    Alternative schools 6
    (K-8, 6-12) 3
    Trailers (2019-20) 990
    Facilities Utilization Report (Dec 2019)
    Facilities Locations (Map) (2019-2020)

      

     
  • Our Budget

    Operating budget $1.74 billion
    Per-pupil expenditure $9,670
    Operating budget spent on schools 90%

    2019-20 proposed budget

  • Our Employees

    Total number of employees 19,385
    Total number of teachers 10,320
    Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 37.5%
    National Board-certified teachers 1,486

      July 2020

  • Special Programs

    No. of students

    Free and Reduced-Price Lunch Program
    50,843
    (2019-2020 Month 2)
    Limited English Proficiency 14,771 (2019-2020)
    Special Education 20,050 (Dec 2019)