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Enrollment by Grade Comparison - CalEdFacts

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Report of enrollment by grade level for years 2009–10 through 2011–12, including percent change from one year to the next.

Grade Level Number of Schools
(2011–12*)
Enrollment
2009–10
Enrollment
2010–11
Enrollment
2011–12
Increase or Decrease in Enrollment
2009–10 to
2010–11
Increase or Decrease in Enrollment
2010–11 to
2011–12
Kindergarten 5,959 470,955 471,918 488,742 0.20% 3.57%
Grade 1 6,014 470,703 477,227 490,042 1.39% 2.69%
Grade 2 6,041 459,241 469,910 472,220 2.32% 0.49%
Grade 3 6,065 459,719 461,974 467,758 0.49% 1.25%
Grade 4 6,120 465,793 463,781 462,403 -0.43% -0.30%
Grade 5 6,207 460,166 469,870 452,546 2.11% -3.69%
Grade 6 4,729 461,373 462,953 467,554 0.34% 0.99%
Grade 7 3,104 466,893 468,025 465,108 0.24% -0.62%
Grade 8 3,358 472,856 471,967 468,275 -0.19% -0.78%
Ungraded Elementary 97 2,525 1,501 1,571 -40.55% 4.66%
Grade 9 2,495 524,527 514,491 501,258 -1.91% -2.57%
Grade 10 2,687 506,042 502,486 495,009 -0.70% -1.49%
Grade 11 2,736 487,505 488,348 487,466 0.17% -0.18%
Grade 12 2,676 477,885 488,388 495,945 2.20% 1.55%
Ungraded Secondary 208 3,725 4,163 5,096 11.76% 22.41%
Total 10,296 6,189,908 6,217,002 6,220,993 0.44% 0.06%

*Number of schools that reported enrollment in each grade.

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