2019 Largest School Districts Methodology

The 2019 Largest School Districts ranking is based on data from the U.S. Department of Education. Learn where our data comes from.

Factors Considered

Factor Description Source Weight
Total Enrollment Total number of students enrolled in the district. National Center for Education Statistics 100.0%


Statistics obtained from the U.S. Department of Education represent the most recent data available, as self-reported by the schools. Niche also collects data directly from schools via our school data update form. If you work for a school and would like to update your data, please claim your school.

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