Bethalto CUSD 8 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools in Bethalto CUSD 8 School District, serving 2,458 students. Bethalto CUSD 8 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Public schools in Bethalto CUSD 8 School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Bethalto CUSD 8 School District are Meadowbrook Intermediate School, Parkside Primary School and Wilbur Trimpe Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameBethalto CUSD 8 School District
School District Phone Number(618) 377-7200
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools6 Schools4,240 Schools
# of Students2,458 Students1,991,759 Students
# of Teachers138 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1

District Comparison

Bethalto CUSD 8 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 863 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#408 out of 944 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bethalto CUSD 8  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bethalto CUSD 8  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bethalto CUSD 8  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.170.68
# of American Indian Students1 Student5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students15 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# of Hispanic Students50 Students522,077 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
26%
# of Black Students56 Students334,713 Students
% Black Students
2%
17%
# of White Students2,234 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
91%
48%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students101 Students69,699 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4779,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:154131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:201137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:165139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:187145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:198148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:174150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:158149,065
# of Students in 7th Grade:190148,606
# of Students in 8th Grade:216150,377
# of Students in 9th Grade:192158,621
# of Students in 10th Grade:196154,549
# of Students in 11th Grade:177149,815
# of Students in 12th Grade:203147,873
# of Ungraded Students: - 16

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,312 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,231. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,720 is less than the state median of $17,733. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$33 MM$14 MM
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Spending$34 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Bethalto CUSD 8  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,312$18,231
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Revenue / Student$13,720$17,733
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Bethalto CUSD 8 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Meadowbrook Intermediate School Math: 31% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    111 W Roosevelt Dr
    Moro, IL 62067
    (618) 377-7270

    Grades: 4-5 | 373 students
  • Parkside Primary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    600 E Central St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-4100

    Grades: 2-3 | 352 students
  • Wilbur Trimpe Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    910 2nd St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-7240

    Grades: 6-8 | 563 students
  • Civic Memorial High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 School St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-7220

    Grades: 9-12 | 768 students
  • Bethalto East Primary School
    309 Albers Pl
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-7250

    Grades: PK-1 | 402 students
  • Cm West
    101 School St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-7208

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a student
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