Education Facts & Statistics

CCCOE Fingertip Facts 2017-18

K-12 ENROLLMENT BY DISTRICT (the following figures include Charter Schools)

DISTRICT DISTRICT ENROLLMENT NUMBER OF SCHOOLS
Acalanes 5,530 6
Antioch 17,326 27
Brentwood 8,917 11
Byron 2,234 4
Canyon 72 1
John Swett 1,714 4
Knightsen 585 2
Lafayette 3,615 5
Liberty 8,199 6
Martinez 4,143 10
Moraga 1,898 4
Mt. Diablo 31,814 52
Oakley 5,015 8
Orinda 2,542 5
Pittsburg 11,489 15
San Ramon Valley 32,425 36
Walnut Creek 3,589 7
West Contra Costa 31,267 70
Office of Education 4,872 12
TOTAL 177,370 285

ENROLLMENT BY ETHNIC GROUP

GROUP NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
American Indian 557 0.3%
Asian 22,114 12.5%
Pacific Islander 1,144 0.6%
Filipino 7,421 4.2%
Hispanic 62,042 35%
African American 16,442 9.3%
White 56,225 31.7%
Not Reported 1,763 1%
TOTAL 176,413 100%

TEACHERS IN CONTRA COSTA COUNTY

  TOTAL
Approximate number of teachers 8,401
Average teacher's salary in CC County (2016-17) $77,727
Average California teacher's salary (2015-16) $79,128

EXPENSE OF EDUCATION PER AVERAGE DAILY ATTENDANCE IN CONTRA COSTA COUNTY (2015-16)

DISTRICT TYPE TOTAL
Elementary Districts $10,441
High School Districts $11,148
Unified Districts $10,152
Countywide $10,146
Statewide $10,795

OTHER COUNTY STATISTICS

FACTS FROM 2016-17
Free and reduced-price meals (Countywide) 69,708 (39%)
English learners 31,205 (17.6%)
Foster Youth 776
Population (2017 estimate) 1,39,513
Land 720 square miles
With over 176,000 public school students, Contra Costa County has the 11th largest student population among California's 58 counties.

STATE STATISTICS

FACTS FROM 2016-17
Population estimate 39,506,094
Number of Counties 58
Number of School Districts 1,022
Number of Public Schools 10,031
Number of Private Schools 3,170
Number of students in public schools 6,226,737
Charter Schools 1,222

NUMBER OF SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN CONTRA COSTA COUNTY

DISTRICT TYPES TOTAL
Unified 7
Elementary 9
High School 2
County Office of Education 1
TOTAL 19

Largest school district with 32,255 students: San Ramon Valley Unified

Smallest school district with 70 students: Canyon

CATEGORIES OF PUBLIC SCHOOLS

DISTRICT TYPES TOTAL
Charter 19
Elementary 157
Middle 44
High 33
Continuation High Schools 13
Community Colleges 6
Special Education 6
Community Schools 14
Adult Schools 8

HISTORY OF K-12 PUBLIC SCHOOL ENROLLMENTS

YEAR TOTAL
1987-88 117,452
1988-89 120,953
1989-90 125,155
1990-91 127,354
1991-92 130,439
1992-93 133,552
1993-94 136,936
1994-95 139,573
1995-96 142,904
1996-97 147,025
1997-98 150,534
1998-99 154,019
1999-00 156,743
2000-01 159,714
2001-02 161,742
2002-03 164,545
2003-04 165,571
2004-05 166,067
2005-06 165,816
2006-07 166,102
2007-08 166,772
2008-09 166,958
2009-10 166,519
2010-11 168,228
2011-12 169,394
2012-13 171,418
2013-14 173,020
2014-15 174,802
2016-17 177,370

PRIVATE SCHOOL ENROLLMENTS (2016-17)

  TOTAL
Percentage of students in private schools 9%
Total enrollment in private schools 19,109
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