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Enrollment by Grade Comparison - CalEdFacts

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Report of enrollment by grade level for years 2011–12 through 2014–15, including percent change from one year to the next.

Grade Level Number of Schools
(2014–15*)
Enrollment
2011–12
Enrollment
2012–13
Enrollment
2013–14
Enrollment
2014–15
Increase or Decrease in Enrollment
2011–12 to
2012–13
Increase or Decrease in Enrollment
2012–13 to
2013–14
Increase or Decrease in Enrollment
2013–14 to
2014–15
Kindergarten 6,063 488,742 489,810 506,831 511,985 0.22% 3.48% 1.02%
Grade 1 6,124 490,042 489,504 470,812

464,323

-0.11% -3.82% -1.38%
Grade 2 6,148 472,220 474,773 485,674 469,713 0.54% 2.30% -3.29%
Grade 3 6,212 467,758 470,387 474,323 485,624 0.56% 0.84% 2.38%
Grade 4 6,211 462,403 468,106 470,515 475,192 1.23% 0.51% 0.99%
Grade 5 6,066 452,546 462,642 469,645 472,156 2.23% 1.51% 0.53%
Grade 6 4,738 467,554 463,536 462,125 469,413 -0.86% -0.30% 1.58%
Grade 7 3,207 465,108 470,494 465,592 464,286 1.16% -1.04% -0.28%
Grade 8 3,265 468,275 466,132 472,381 467,038 -0.46% 1.34% -1.13%
Ungraded Elementary 23 1,571 1,575 857 435 0.25% -45.59% -49.24%
Grade 9 2,415 501,258 497,455 491,493 495,004 -0.76% -1.20% 0.71%
Grade 10 2,639 495,009 486,498 484,993 480,753 -1.72% -0.31% -0.87%
Grade 11 2,738 487,466 481,531 477,425 477,097 -1.22% -0.85% -0.07%
Grade 12 2,726 495,945 499,275 498,403 496,901 0.67% -0.17% -0.30%
Ungraded Secondary 214 5,096 5,271 5,603 5,600 3.43% 6.30% -0.05%
Total 10,419 6,220,993 6,226,989 6,236,672 6,235,520 0.10% 0.16% -0.02%

*Number of schools that reported enrollment in each grade.

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Last Reviewed: Tuesday, February 2, 2016