California Schools: Key Facts and Resources

Learning key facts and knowing who's who will help you get savvy about education in your state.

California Schools: By the Numbers

Public schools 8,914
Public school teachers 307,672
Pre-K-12 enrollment 6,356,348
Minority students 66%
Students eligible for free/reduced price lunch 47.2%
Students with disabilities 10.6%
Annual pre-K-12 expenditures $46.3 billion
English-language learners 25.2%

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