Average length of a school term in U.S. elementary and secondary schools 1870-2016

This graph shows the average length of a school term in U.S. elementary and secondary schools from 1870 to 2016. In the school year 1869-1870, the school term was 132.2 days long compared to 179.1 days in 2015-16.

Average length of a school term in U.S. elementary and secondary schools from 1870 to 2016

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Release date

March 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

1869 to 2016

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