New York Public Schools

New York is the #3 largest school system in the United States, serving 2,719,395 students across 4,803 public schools.
Minority enrollment is 54% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 14:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NY) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
9%
Hispanic
25%
Black
18%
White
46%
Hawaiian
n/a
Two or more races
1%
Unknown
n/a
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