National Center for Education Stats
Research & School Improvement
1515 Hughes Way
Long Beach, CA 90810
National Center for Education Statistics
Located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations. NCES fulfills a Congressional mandate to collect, collate, analyze, and report complete statistics on the condition of American education; conduct and publish reports; and review and report on education activities internationally.