Head the Department of Education state statistics site at:
State Education Data Profiles
and click on California.
This will bring up a page of statistics on both pre-college and
college level schooling in the state:
Elementary & Secondary Education Characteristics
For student information click on:
"expand data listing"
to bring up some additional stats:
1,065,065 -- Total Fall Enrollment - Male
1,315,025 -- Total Fall Enrollment - Female
So, we have 6,356,348 students in grade school (through high school),
and another 1,065,065 men and 1.315,025 women attending college (at
any level) for a grand total of:
8,736,438 students attending schools in the state of California.
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search strategy -- Used bookmarked sites for Department of Education statistics.