Enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools has trended upward, increasing 26% from 39.4 million students in 1985 to 49.8 million students in 2012. Birth rates and immigration are the major factors driving the increase. Another contributing factor was the expansion in prekindergarten enrollment from approximately 200,000 students in 1985 to 1.4 million in 2013.
Public elementary and secondary school enrollment is projected to increase...Read more about this in the new Publishing for the PreK-12 Market 2015-2016 report. http://www.simbainformation.com/Publishing-PreK-8652303/