Change Indicator

Public school enrollment in Illinois

Public school enrollment

Downloading image...

Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Why This Indicator Matters

show more

Definition and Source



Student Enrollment in the public school and district as of October 1 of the preceding school year. District-Level Enrollment includes students attending a school in the district and students placed in private schools by the district and funded by the district. This number does not include: 1. Students given vouchers to attend private schools; 2. Students placed by their parents in private schools whose tuition is paid for by their parents, but who receive special education services from their home district.

See here for further information.

Data Source

Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) Report Card summaries and data sets, available at the Data Library and Interactive Report Card


Last Updated

December 2023