Data on Hispanic Serving School Districts
HACU has released a fact sheet to provide essential data on school districts it terms Hispanic-Serving School Districts, those with 25 percent or more Hispanic student enrollment. Pertinent facts and figures about Hispanic-Serving School Districts include:
- There are over 3,300 HSSDs in the nation, enrolling 78 percent of Hispanic PK-12 students.
- 53% of students attending HSSDs are Hispanic.
- A majority of HSSDs are concentrated geographically: Texas (754), California (682), Arizona (402), New York (234), New Jersey (163) New Mexico (135) and Illinois (124).
- A majority of Emerging HSSDs are concentrated geographically: Texas (212), California (150), New York (123), Arizona (121) New Jersey (96) and Illinois (87).
Download a PDF HSSDs Fact Sheet here.
Download HSSD Map here.
To learn more about HACU’s PreK-12 & Higher Education Collaboration Initiatives or for an interactive map, visit HACU’s Advocacy Center here