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Report of average class size for self-contained classes, grades kindergarten through six, in California public schools for the 2015–16 school year.

Grade Average Class Size
Kindergarten 22.40
Grade 1 23.27
Grade 2 23.62
Grade 3 23.95
Grade 4 28.18
Grade 5 28.20
Grade 6 27.60
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Last Reviewed: Thursday, July 27, 2017