KFOX14 - kfoxtv.com - Search Results The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available. Texas public school enrollment topped 5M in '12AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Texas says its public school enrollment surged by nearly 20 percent in a decade, enough to officially top 5 million as of the 2012-2013 academic year.A report released Tuesday by the Texas Education Agency found that total enrollment for 2012-2013, the most-current figures available, exceeded 5.07 million. It grew by 820,019 students, or 19 percent, during the previous 10 years alone.Between 1987-1988 and 2012-2013, meanwhile, enrollment grew 57.4 percent, or about 1.85 million students.In 2012-2013, the student body was 51.3 percent Hispanic, 30 percent white, nearly 13 percent black and 3.6 percent Asian.The number of students participating in bilingual or English as a Second Language programs increased by 268,538 or 46.9 percent between 2002-2003 and 2012-2013.Also, 60.3 percent of students were economically disadvantaged in 2012-2013.