Fast Facts: Back to School Stats from the National Center for Education Statistics

Question:
It’s back to school time—what do we know about our nation’s students and schools?

Response:
Across the country, hallways and classrooms are full of activity as students head back to school for the 2019–20 academic year. Each year, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) compiles some back-to-school facts and figures that give a snapshot of our schools and colleges for the coming year. Scroll through below to learn more.

Back to School by the Numbers: 2019–20 School Year

Angela Cleveland