Schools in USA: Grades, Ratings & Statistics

There are around 128,000 schools in the USA. The major states in the USA with most of the schools are California, Texas, New York, Florida and Illinois. And the major cities are Houston, Chicago, Brooklyn, Los Angeles and San Antonio.

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Recent Articles

The following articles will provide you with interesting information, useful tips and insights about schools in the USA.

What Goes into a School’s Grade?

When you look at a school’s overall rating, or grade, by a particular organization, you need to know what you’re really looking at. If you don’t understand what goes into assigning a school a particular grade, you don’t have all the information you need to make an informed decision about which school to send your child to. [Read More]

Tips to Choose the Best School

There were 98,454 public schools in the U.S. as of the 2012-2013 academic year, and there were 30,861 private schools as of the 2011-2012 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. With all the different school choices, how do you make sure you’re selecting the right one for your child? Here are some tips to help you make your decision. [Read More]

Public and Private Schools in the USA

When you make a choice about which kind of school to attend in the USA, either for yourself or for your child, it’s important that you know the differences between them to make the best decision. Education in the United States is incredibly varied, and there are plenty of choices, depending on your educational philosophy, budget, and lifestyle. [Read More]