by Dr. Terry Stoops
Former Director of the Center for Effective Education, John Locke Foundation
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction released the final average daily membership (ADM) counts for the 2020-21 school year. With that figure published, we can determine the enrollment market shares for the pandemic school year.
The district market share dropped from 79.2% in 2019-20 to 76.6% in 2020-21.