Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 602 students in Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District have an average math proficiency score of 10% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 38% statewide average).
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 Jr High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
3 Schools
4,374 Schools
# Students
602 Students
1,884,191 Students
# Teachers
n/a
n/a
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 864 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#863 out of 946 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
33%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
38%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
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
0.13
0.68
# American Indian Students
n/a
4,654 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1 Student
102,340 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
9 Students
508,107 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
27%
# Black Students
14 Students
310,189 Students
% Black Students
2%
17%
# White Students
560 Students
882,806 Students
% White Students
93%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,951 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
18 Students
74,144 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
38
62,601
# Students in K Grade:
37
119,972
# Students in 1st Grade:
33
127,640
# Students in 2nd Grade:
43
128,012
# Students in 3rd Grade:
41
130,498
# Students in 4th Grade:
38
134,686
# Students in 5th Grade:
36
136,784
# Students in 6th Grade:
45
141,801
# Students in 7th Grade:
36
147,090
# Students in 8th Grade:
60
149,406
# Students in 9th Grade:
47
153,852
# Students in 10th Grade:
54
152,861
# Students in 11th Grade:
51
149,155
# Students in 12th Grade:
43
149,833
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,487 is higher than the state median of $17,033. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,038 is less than the state median of $16,227. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$11 MM
$15 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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,487
$17,033
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,038
$16,227
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bushnell-prairie City Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
345 E Hess St
Bushnell, IL 61422
(309) 772-9464
Grades: PK-5
| 266 students
Rank: #22.
Bushnell-prairie City High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
845 Walnut St
Bushnell, IL 61422
(309) 772-2113
Grades: 9-12
| 195 students
Rank: #33.
Bushnell-prairie City Jr High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
847 Walnut St
Bushnell, IL 61422
(309) 772-3123
Grades: 6-8
| 141 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Bushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District
  • 845 Walnut St, Bushnell, IL, 61422-1253
  • (309) 772-9461
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 602 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 1% in IL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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