• Fast Facts about CMSD and Cleveland


    CMSD students
     

    Enrollment: 35,696

    • 62 PreK-8 Schools
    • 31 High Schools
    • 2 K-8 Schools
    • 1 PreK-6
    • 2 Remote School Options (K-8, 9-12)
    • 1 Online Building (K-12)
     
     
     

    Demographics

    • 63.9%    Black or African-American
    • 17.2%    Hispanic/Latino
    • 14.5%    White
    •   4.4%    Other 
     

    Student Gender:

    • Female: 48.6%
    • Male: 51.4%
     

    Students receiving specialized services:

    • 21.2%     Special Education
    • 13.1%     Limited English Proficient
    • 100%      Economically Disadvantaged
    •  4.2%      Homeless
    • 12.1%     District Mobility Rate
     
     

    Our District


     
    The Cleveland Metropolitan School District is the second largest school district in the State of Ohio. The district is 82 square miles and serves Cleveland, Bratenahl, Linndale, Newburgh Heights, and parts of Brook Park and Garfield Heights.
     
     

    Our City


    School-age children: 67,109

    • 53 Charter schools
    • 36 Non-Public schools
    • 98 CMSD schools

     

    Demographics

    • 48.7 % Black or African-American
    • 32.2 % White
    • 12.7 % Hispanic/Latino
    •  6.4 % Other

     

    Gender

    • 48.1% Male
    • 51.9% Female

    In Cleveland, 46.1% of children and 48.7% of children under the age of five live below the poverty line

     

    Education

    • 18.0 % Less than high school
    • 31.9 % High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • 23.5 % Some college no degree
    • 8.0 % Associate’s degree
    • 11.3 % Bachelor’s degree
    • 7.3 % Graduate or professional degree

     

    Sources: American Community Survey 2019, Ohio Department of Education, CMSD Student Information System, and CMSD Charter Schools Office