Washington in top ten states for most crowded classrooms
July 22, 2020
Schools in Washington may have a harder time keeping students 6 feet apart than other states. This is because according to data from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Washington has one of the largest average class sizes. You can see the full list and number of students here:
Washington has an average elementary class size of 23.7 students and a secondary class size of 25.5, for an average overall class size of 24.6
With both elementary and secondary class sizes ranking for seventh-highest in the country, Washington comes in at number 8 on the list. Since Arizona had a higher elementary school class siz...