Pennsylvania Public Schools

Pennsylvania is the #8 largest school system in the United States, serving 1,747,799 students students across 3,180 public schools.
Minority enrollment is 29% (majority Black), which is less than the national average of 43%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the 14:1 national average.

Student by Ethnicity

(PA) School Average
American Indian
n/a
Asian
3%
Hispanic
8%
Black
16%
White
71%
Unknown
2%
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Did You Know?
Pennsylvania public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of .47, which is lower than the national average of .48. The most diverse school district in Pennsylvania is York Academy Regional Charter School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or in the USA.