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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.