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|Use the Education Counts Database to find more detailed state information, ranks, comparisons across states, national statistics and more.|
|Quality Counts state grade:||C+|
|Number of school districts:||1|
|Number of public schools:||289|
|Number of public school teachers:||11,396|
|Unadjusted education spending per student:||$11,714|
|Percent minority students:||85.5%|
|Percent of students eligible for free/reduced price lunch:||46.8%|
|Percent of students with disabilities:||11.0%|
|Percent of English-language learners:||10.6%|
|NAEP Mathematics 2011 percent proficient|
|4th grade math:||39.7%|
|8th grade math:||30.0%|
|NAEP Reading 2011 percent proficient|
|4th grade reading:||27.2%|
|8th grade reading:||26.0%|
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Thirteen Western states that are home to more than 93 percent of the nation’s federally owned land have formed a coalition to lobby Washington for an annual $4 billion in lost local and state property-tax revenues on the federal land, nearly $1.9 billion of which would have gone to pay for public education.
December 12, 2006 - Education Week
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