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Number of Teachers and Average Class Size - CalEdFacts

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Report of number of teachers and average class size for self-contained classes, grades kindergarten through six, in California public schools for the 2014–15 school year.

Grade Average Class Size Number of Full-Time Equivalent Teachers
Kindergarten 22.55 24,252
Grade 1 23.64 22,949
Grade 2 23.96 23,343
Grade 3 24.2 23,858
Grade 4 27.92 20,904
Grade 5 28.05 20,325
Grade 6 26.86 9,876
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Last Reviewed: Tuesday, February 2, 2016
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