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CCCOE Fingertip Facts 2017-18

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The Contra Costa County Office of Education provides programs and services to the county's 261 schools, 18 K-12 school districts, the County Office of Education programs and to the Community College District.

Contents

Enrollment:
Enrollment by District

Enrollment by Ethnic Group

Teachers:
Teacher Stats
Expense of education per pupil in Contra Costa County

County Stats

State Stats

Number of School Districts
Categories of Public Schools
History of K-12 Public School Enrollments
Private School Enrollment

 

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
32,425
70
Office of Education
4,872
12
TOTAL:
177,370
287

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Enrollment by Ethnic Group
(2015-16)
Group Number 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:
177,370
100%

 

Teachers in Contra Costa County
Numbers and Salaries Total
Approximate # of teachers
8,401
Average teacher's salary in CC County (2014-15)
$77,727
Average California teacher's salary (2014-15)
$79,128

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Expense of Education Per ADA (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

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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)
1,139,513
Land
720 square miles
With over 177,000 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 (2017 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

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Number of Schools in Contra Costa County
District Type Total
Unified
7
Elementary
9
High School
2
County Office of Education
1
TOTAL:
19

 

Largest school district (San Ramon Valley Unified)............32,255 students

Smallest school district (Canyon)................................70 students

 

Categories of Public Schools
(2016-17)
Type Total
Charter
19
Elementary
157
Middle
44
High
33
Continuation high schools
13
Community Colleges
6
Special Education
6
Other Programs
14
Adult Schools
8

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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
2015-16
176,413
2016-17
177,370

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Private School Enrollments
(2016-2017)
  Total
Percentage of students in private schools
9%
Total enrollment in private schools (with 6 or more students)
19,109

 

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Page updated on: December 28, 2017

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