New York City Department of Education


New York City School DistrictDr. Carmen Fariña, Chancellor
New York City Dept. of Education
52 Chambers Street – Room 320
New York, New York 10007
Tel: (212) 374-0200
Email: cgfarina@schools.nyc.gov

New York City School District


District Profile

2015 – 2016 Estimated Data

➢ 1,062,215 K-12 students including 93,566 charter school pupils

➢ 150,018 English Language Learner (ELL) students (does not include Pre-K)

➢ Services to students speaking 159 languages

➢ 67,864 prekindergarten children

➢ 102,897 professional employees (teachers, administrators, guidance counselors, psychologists and medical staff)

➢ 36,636 support staff (teacher aides, clerical, transportation, lunch and maintenance)

➢ 225,749 breakfasts and 621,277 lunches served daily

➢ 615,217 total public school students transported daily to 2,568 public schools plus 289 charter schools

➢ 129,660 total non-public students transported daily to 1,192 non-public schools