MDE

Public School Districts (2017-2018)

Public Operating Elementary & Secondary Independent Districts (type 01)

327

Non-Operating Common School Districts (type 02)

2

Special School Districts (type 03)

2

Intermediate School Districts (type 06) (Districts 287,916,917)

4

Integration Districts (type 62)

3

Charter Schools (type 07)

164

State Schools/Academies (type 70)

2

Education Districts (type 61)

12

Miscellaneous Cooperative Districts (type 52,53)

22

Special Education &/or Vocational Cooperative Districts (type 52,53)

16

Telecommunication Districts (classification 75)

0

Public Schools (2017-2018)

Number of Schools 2,072

· Area Learning Centers-ALC's (classification 41) 282
· Distance Learning Programs-state approved (classification 46) 33
· K-12 Schools (classification 40) 10
· Elementary Schools (classification 10) Grades PK-6 983
· Middle Schools (classification 20) Grades 5-8 228
· Secondary Schools (classification 31,32,33) Grades 7-12 461
- Junior Highs (classification 31) Grades 7-9 18
- Senior Highs (classification 32) Grades 9-12 or 10-12 223
- Combined (classification 33) Grades 7-12 220

Public School Teachers (2016-2017)

Teachers-Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 56,627

· Pre-Kindergarten & School Readiness 1,952
· Kindergarten 3,350
· Elementary (grades 1 through 6) 24,932
· Secondary (grades 7 through 12) 21,784
· Other/Un-Graded 4,187
· Special Education 9,968

Average Years of Teaching Experience-statewide 14

New Teachers FTE (newly licensed & first teaching assignment) 2,403

Total Staff (2016-2017)

Licensed staff headcount 71,575

Non-licensed staff headcount 62,389

Public Schools Enrollment & Graduates (2016-2017)

Pre-Kindergarten & Early Childhood Enrollment 16,006

11-12 Enrollment 856,687
· Kindergarten 63,356
· Elementary (grades 1 through 6) 394,297

- Grade 1 63,878

- Grade 2 65,315

- Grade 3 66,901

- Grade 4 67,127

- Grade 5 65,978

- Grade 6 65,098

· Secondary (grades 7 through 12) 399,034

- Grade 7 66,041

- Grade 8 64,906

- Grade 9 65,507

- Grade 10 66,721

- Grade 11 65,613

- Grade 12 70,246

· Male (grades K-12) 438,809
· Female (grades K-12) 417,878
· Native American (grades K-12) 22,142
· Asian/Pacific Islander (grades K-12) 65,384
· Hispanic (grades K-12) 75,810
· Black (grades K-12) 106,947
· White (grades K-12) 586,404
· Special Education--receiving services (grades K-12) 134,363
· English Language Learners (grades K-12) 67,498
· Free & Reduced Lunch Eligible (grades K-12) 330,272
· Enrolled in Charter Schools (grades K-12) 54,211
- Elementary (grades K-12) 33,592
- Secondary (grades K-12) 20,368
· Open Enrolled to Non-Resident District [SAC 1, 4] (grades K-12) 77,203
- Elementary (grades 6-12) 39,530
- Secondary (grades 7-12) 37,462

Enrollment in Alternatives: 12,652

· Alternative Learning Centers: 11,366
· Alternative Learning Programs: 677
· Private Alternative Programs: 609

Graduates (2015-2016): 57,957

Non-Public Schools Enrollment (2016-2017)

Number of Students Home Schooled 12,927

Number of Non-Public Schools 477

Number of Non-Public School Reporting 467

11-12 Enrollment 67,730
· Kindergarten 5,861
· Elementary (grades 1 through 6) 33,759

- Grade 1 5,435

- Grade 2 5,534

- Grade 3 5,610

- Grade 4 5,774

- Grade 5 5,772

- Grade 6 5,634

· Secondary (grades 7 through 12) 28,110

- Grade 7 5,241

- Grade 8 5,090

- Grade 9 4,379

- Grade 10 4,523

- Grade 11 4,485

- Grade 12 4,392

Non-Public Previous Year Graduates (2015-2016): 5,284