There are 4,856 public schools in New York distributed in 1,096 school districts. A total of 2,599,096 students attend New York schools and 215,768 teachers work for the schools.
By school level, there are 2,566 elementary, 809 middle, 1,180 high schools, and 301 other type of schools (eg. ungraded, adult education, etc.,).
In addition, 1,334 private schools are serving students in New York.
New York Public Schools By Levels and Categories
|Number of District||1,096 districts|
|Total Number of Public Schools||4,856 schools|
|Elementary||2,566 schools / 1,232,394 students|
|Middle||809 schools / 445,005 students|
|High||1,180 schools / 650,183 students|
(Ungraded, Adult Education, other)
|Special Education||8 schools|