Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 693 students in Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District. Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District are Bushnell-prairie City Elementary School, Bushnell-prairie City High School and Bushnell-prairie City Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 15% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameBushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District
School District Phone Number(309) 772-9461
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools3 Schools4,239 Schools
# of Students693 Students1,991,734 Students
# of Teachers58 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1

District Comparison

Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 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 85-89% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#763 out of 944 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  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)
16%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  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
85-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.100.68
# of American Indian Studentsn/a5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1 Student101,257 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# of Hispanic Students5 Students522,075 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
26%
# of Black Students7 Students334,694 Students
% Black Students
1%
17%
# of White Students658 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
95%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students22 Students69,695 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6079,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:38131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:36137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:34139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:48145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:38148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:58150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:49149,061
# of Students in 7th Grade:54148,598
# of Students in 8th Grade:56150,375
# of Students in 9th Grade:46158,615
# of Students in 10th Grade:49154,545
# of Students in 11th Grade:61149,814
# of Students in 12th Grade:66147,873
# of Ungraded Students: - 16

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,085 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 $13,341 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$10 MM$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$9 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  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$14,085$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,341$17,733
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Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Bushnell-prairie City Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    345 E Hess St
    Bushnell, IL 61422
    (309) 772-9464

    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Bushnell-prairie City High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    845 Walnut St
    Bushnell, IL 61422
    (309) 772-2113

    Grades: 9-12 | 222 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Bushnell-prairie City Junior High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    847 Walnut St
    Bushnell, IL 61422
    (309) 772-3123

    Grades: 6-8 | 159 students
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