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Basic Facts About Cincinnati Public Schools

Leadership

Superintendent Laura Mitchell

2017 Board of Education

PresidentEricka Copeland-Dansby
Vice President - Melanie Bates

Members:
Eve Bolton   
Elisa Hoffman
Carolyn Jones
Daniel Minera    

Students  

Enrollment (Preschool-12th grade) -  36,098 (2017-18 school year)

2016-17 Report Card Data -

Student Ethnic Distribution

  • African-American - 62.9 %
  • Caucasian - 24.1 %
  • Multiracial - 6 %
  • Hispanic -  5.3%
  • Asian / Pacific Islander  - 1.6 %
  • American Indian - 0.1 %

Students with disabilities - 18%
Students from economically disadvantaged families - 79.9%
Students with limited English proficiency - 6.3%

Schools

Total Schools - 63 (2017-18)

  • High Schools (grades 7-12) - 12 schools
  • Elementary Schools (grades K-6 and K-8) - 43 schools
  • Preschools - 4 schools
  • Combination Schools (grades K-12) - 4 schools

Area

The Cincinnati Public School District covers an area of 91 square miles including all of the City of Cincinnati, Amberley Village, Cheviot and Golf Manor; most of the City of Silverton; parts of Fairfax and Wyoming; and small parts of Anderson, Columbia, Delhi, Green, Springfield and Sycamore townships.

Transportation

CPSprovides transportation service to 132 CPS, charter, and private schools within 91 square miles:

  • 361 yellow school buses cover 1,462 routes daily, carrying 13,143 elementary students.
     
  • Metro buses (public transportation on special routes) carry 14,820 high school students daily.  

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