COVER- 25 Yrs of HSIs - At a Glance - Locations of HSIs

25 Years of HSIs: A Glance on Progress - Locations with HSIs

Excelencia in Education
December 2020


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  • More states and locations have HSIs. In 2018-19, 27 total states and locations had HSIs, compared to 14 in 1994-95.
  • HSIs continue to be concentrated geographically. Puerto Rico (53), California (40), and Texas (31) had the most HSIs in 1994-95, and California (176) and Texas (96) surpassed Puerto Rico (60) as the locations with most HSIs in 2018-19.
  • More states not typically known for having a large Latino population have HSIs. While in 1994-95 HSIs were located in states known for their representation of Latinos, by 2018-19 HSIs were located in states such as Arkansas, Idaho, Wisconsin, and many others.
Infographic-Locations with HSIs 1994-95 to 2018-19

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