Education State Rankings, 2008 Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1604266945
  • ISBN-13: 9781604266948
  • DDC: 370.973
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 504 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released September 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

This new edition of Education State Rankings compares the 50 states in hundreds of preK-12 education categories. See how your state stacks up in reading and math scores, teachers’ salaries, graduation rates, per pupil spending, special education, class size and so much more. In addition, learn which state received the annual Smartest State Award, honoring the leaders, teachers, students and citizens who have worked hard to make education a top priority.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Titles in the State Fact Finder Series.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Preface.
Smartest State Award.
Previous Smart State Rankings.
1: Districts and Facilities.
2: Public Elementary and Secondary Education Agencies in 2006.
3: Regular Public Elementary and Secondary School Districts in 2006.
4: Regular Public School Districts Providing Pre-Kindergarten to 12th Grade Education in 2006.
5: Percent of Regular Public Elementary and Secondary School Districts Providing Pre-Kindergarten to 12th Grade Education: 2006.
6: Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
7: Regular Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
8: Title I Eligible Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
9: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary Schools that are Title I Eligible: 2006.
10: Title I School-Wide Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
11: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary Schools that are Title I School-Wide Schools: 2006.
12: Special Education Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
13: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary Schools that are Special Education Schools: 2006.
14: Vocational Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
15: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary Schools that are Vocational Schools: 2006.
16: Alternative Education Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
17: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary Schools that are Alternative Education Schools: 2006.
18: Public Elementary and Secondary Magnet Schools in 2006.
19: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary that are Magnet Schools: 2006.
20: Public Elementary and Secondary Charter Schools in 2006.
21: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary that are Charter Schools: 2006.
22: Average Size of Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
23: Membership Size of Largest Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
24: Membership Size of Smallest Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
25: Public Primary Schools in 2006.
26: Average Size of Public Primary Schools in 2006.
27: Percent of Public Schools that are Primary Schools in 2006.
28: Public Middle Schools in 2006.
29: Average Size of Public Middle Schools in 2006.
30: Percent of Public Schools that are Middle Schools in 2006.
31: Public High Schools in 2006.
32: Average Size of Public High Schools in 2006.
33: Percent of Public Schools that are High Schools in 2006.
34: "Other" Public Schools in 2006.
35: Percent of Public Schools that are "Other" Schools in 2006.
36: Private Elementary and Secondary Schools in 2006.
37: Finance.
38: Estimated Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue in 2007.
39: Estimated Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue in 2007.
40: Estimated Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue in 2007.
41: Estimated Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures in 2007.
42: Estimated Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures in 2007.
43: Estimated Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures in 2007.
44: U.S. Department of Education Grants for State Assessments in 2008.
45: U.S. Department of Education Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies in 2008.
46: U.S. Department of Education Title I Reading First State Grants in 2008.
47: U.S. Department of Education Grants for Improving Teacher Quality in 2008.
48: Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue in 2006.
49: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue in 2006.
50: Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue per $1,000 Personal Income in 2006.
51: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue in 2006.
52: Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Federal Sources in 2006.
53: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Federal Sources in 2006.
54: Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Federal Sources per $1,000 Personal Income in 2006.
55: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Federal Sources in 2006.
56: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Federal Sources in 2006.
57: Public Elementary and Secondary School Federal Government Revenue for Child Nutrition Programs in 2006.
58: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Federal Revenue Used for Child Nutrition Programs in 2006.
59: Federal Government Revenue for Public Elementary and Secondary School Compensatory (Title I) Programs in 2006.
60: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Federal Revenue Used for Compensatory (Title I) Programs in 2006.
61: Federal Government Revenue for Public Elementary and Secondary School Vocational Programs in 2006.
62: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Federal Revenue Used for Vocational Programs in 2006.
63: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Federal Revenue Distributed Through States in 2006.
64: Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from State Sources in 2006.
65: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from State Sources in 2006.
66: Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from State Sources per $1,000 Personal Income in 2006.
67: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from State Sources in 2006.
68: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from State Sources in 2006.
69: State Government Revenue for Public Elementary and Secondary School Formula Assistance Programs in 2006.
70: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School State Government Revenue Used for Formula Assistance Programs in 2006.
71: State Government Revenue for Public Elementary and Secondary School Compensatory Programs in 2006.
72: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School State Government Revenue Used for Compensatory Programs in 2006.
73: State Government Revenue for Public Elementary and Secondary School Special Education Programs in 2006.
74: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School State Government Revenue Used for Special Education Programs in 2006.
75: State Government Revenue for Public Elementary and Secondary School Vocational Programs in 2006.
76: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School State Government Revenue Used for Vocational Programs in 2006.
77: State Government Revenue for Public Elementary and Secondary School Transportation Programs in 2006.
78: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School State Government Revenue Used for Transportation Programs in 2006.
79: Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Local Sources in 2006.
80: Per Capita Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Local Sources in 2006.
81: Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Local Sources per $1,000 Personal Income in 2006.
82: Per Pupil Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Local Sources in 2006.
83: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Revenue from Local Sources in 2006.
84: Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Property Taxes in 2006.
85: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Property Taxes in 2006.
86: Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Other Local Taxes in 2006.
87: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Other Local Taxes in 2006.
88: Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Parent Government Contributions in 2006.
89: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Parent Government Contributions in 2006.
90: Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Nonschool Local Government in 2006.
91: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Nonschool Local Government in 2006.
92: Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from School Lunch Charges in 2006.
93: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from School Lunch Charges in 2006.
94: Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Tuition and Transportation Fees in 2006.
95: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Tuition and Transportation Fees in 2006.
96: Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Other Charges in 2006.
97: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Local Source Revenue from Other Charges in 2006.
98: Public Elementary and Secondary School Total Expenditures in 2006.
99: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Total Expenditures in 2006.
100: Per Pupil Elementary and Secondary School Total Expenditures in 2006.
101: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures in 2006.
102: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures in 2006.
103: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures per $1,000 Personal Income in 2006.
104: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures in 2006.
105: Percent Change in Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures: 2002 to 2006 (Adjusted for Inflation).
106: Percent Change in Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures: 1997 to 2006 (Adjusted for Inflation).
107: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures as a Percent of Total Expenditures in 2006.
108: Public Elementary and Secondary School Capital Expenditures in 2006.
109: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Capital Expenditures in 2006.
110: Per Pupil Elementary and Secondary School Capital Expenditures in 2006.
111: Public Elementary and Secondary School Capital Expenditures as a Percent of Total Expenditures in 2006.
112: Public Elementary and Secondary School "Other" Expenditures in 2006.
113: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School "Other" Expenditures in 2006.
114: Per Pupil Elementary and Secondary School "Other" Expenditures in 2006.
115: Public Elementary and Secondary School "Other" Expenditures as a Percent of Total Expenditures in 2006.
116: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits in 2006.
117: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits in 2006.
118: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits in 2006.
119: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits in 2006.
120: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries and Wages in 2006.
121: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries and Wages in 2006.
122: Per Pupil Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries and Wages in 2006.
123: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Salaries and Wages in 2006.
124: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Employee Benefits in 2006.
125: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Employee Benefits in 2006.
126: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Employee Benefits in 2006.
127: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Employee Benefits in 2006.
128: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Instruction in 2006.
129: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Instruction in 2006.
130: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Instruction in 2006.
131: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Instruction per $1,000 Personal Income in 2006.
132: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Instruction in 2006.
133: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits for Instruction in 2006.
134: Per Capita Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits for Instruction in 2006.
135: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits for Instruction in 2006.
136: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits for Instruction in 2006.
137: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries, Wages, and Benefits for Instruction per FTE Teacher in 2006.
138: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries and Wages for Instruction in 2006.
139: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Salaries and Wages for Instruction in 2006.
140: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Employee Benefits for Instruction in 2006.
141: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Employee Benefits for Instruction in 2006.
142: Public Elementary and Secondary Current Expenditures for Support Services in 2006.
143: Per Capita Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Support Services in 2006.
144: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Support Services in 2006.
145: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Support Services in 2006.
146: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Salaries and Wages for Support Services in 2006.
147: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Salaries and Wages for Support Services in 2006.
148: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Employee Benefits for Support Services in 2006.
149: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Employee Benefits for Support Services in 2006.
150: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Pupil Support Services in 2006.
151: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Pupil Support Services in 2006.
152: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Instructional Staff Support Services in 2006.
153: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Instructional Staff Support Services in 2006.
154: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for General Administration in 2006.
155: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for General Administration in 2006.
156: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for General Administration per $1,000 Personal Income in 2006.
157: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for General Administration in 2006.
158: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for School Administration in 2006.
159: Per Pupil Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for School Administration in 2006.
160: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for School Administration per $1,000 Personal Income in 2006.
161: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for School Administration in 2006.
162: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Pupil Transportation in 2006.
163: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Pupil Transportation in 2006.
164: Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures for Operation and Maintenance of Facilities in 2006.
165: Percent of Public Elementary and Secondary School Current Expenditures Used for Operations and Maintenance of Facilities in 2006.
166: State and Local Government Expenditures for Elementary and Secondary Education in 2006.
167: Per Capita State and Local Government Expenditures for Elementary and Secondary Education in 2006.
168: State and Local Government Expenditures for Elementary and Secondary Education as a Percent of All Education Expenditures in 2006.
169: Expenditures for Elementary and Secondary Education as a Percent of All State and Local Government Expenditures in 2006.
170: State Expenditures for Preschool in 2007.
171: Per Pupil State Expenditures for Preschool in 2007.
172: Federal Allocations for Head Start Program in 2007.
173: Per Child Federal Allocations for Head Start Program in 2007.
174: Graduates and Achievement.
175: Percent of Population Graduated from High School in 2006.
176: Estimated Public High School Graduates in 2007.
177: Estimated Public High School Graduation Rate in 2007.
178: Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate for Public High Schools in 2005.
179: Public High School Graduates in 2005.
180: Percent Change in Public High School Graduates: 2001 to 2005.
181: Reported Public High School Equivalency Recipients in 2004.
182: Other Public High School Completers in 2005.
183: Estimated Public High School Graduation Rate in 2005.
184: Estimated Public High School Graduation Rate for White Students in 2005.
185: Estimated Public High School Graduation Rate for Black Students in 2005.
186: Estimated Public High School Graduation Rate for Hispanic Students in 2005.
187: Estimated Public High School Graduation Rate for Asian Students in 2005.
188: Estimated Public High School Graduation Rate for American Indian Students in 2005.
189: Private High School Graduates in 2005.
190: Public High School Dropouts in 2005.