Carbondale ESD 95 School District

925 S Giant City Rd
Carbondale, IL 62902-5056
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Carbondale ESD 95 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,553 students in Carbondale ESD 95 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 Carbondale ESD 95 School District have an average math proficiency score of 6% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 13% (versus the 31% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
4 Schools
4,387 Schools
# Students
1,553 Students
1,867,569 Students
# Teachers
123 Teachers
134,653 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Carbondale ESD 95 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 918 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#864 out of 926 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Carbondale ESD 95  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Carbondale ESD 95  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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carbondale ESD 95  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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.66
0.68
# American Indian Students
n/a
4,751 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
43 Students
100,582 Students
% Asian Students
3%
5%
# Hispanic Students
173 Students
507,164 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
27%
# Black Students
798 Students
308,164 Students
% Black Students
51%
17%
# White Students
380 Students
869,416 Students
% White Students
25%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,861 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
155 Students
76,352 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
109
71,090
# Students in K Grade:
197
124,998
# Students in 1st Grade:
168
127,122
# Students in 2nd Grade:
154
127,783
# Students in 3rd Grade:
150
127,574
# Students in 4th Grade:
165
129,671
# Students in 5th Grade:
141
133,950
# Students in 6th Grade:
162
135,779
# Students in 7th Grade:
139
141,174
# Students in 8th Grade:
168
145,825
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
157,187
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
149,262
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
146,253
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
149,901
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,368 is higher than the state median of $19,088. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $23,663 is higher than the state median of $18,045. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$38 MM
$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Carbondale ESD 95  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$37 MM
$16 MM
This chart display total spending of Carbondale ESD 95  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,368
$19,088
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Carbondale ESD 95  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$23,663
$18,045
This chart display average spending per public school student in Carbondale ESD 95  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Carbondale ESD 95 School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Lewis School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S Lewis Ln
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-5393
Grades: 4-5
| 306 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Thomas Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1025 N Wall St
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-6226
Grades: 2-3
| 303 students
Rank: #33.
Carbondale Middle School
Math: 5% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1150 E Grand Ave
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-2174
Grades: 6-8
| 469 students
Rank: n/an/a
121 N Parrish Ln
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-5781
Grades: PK-1
| 475 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Carbondale ESD 95 School District?
Carbondale ESD 95 School District manages 4 public schools serving 1,553 students.
What is the rank of Carbondale ESD 95 School District?
Carbondale ESD 95 School District is ranked #880 out of 918 school districts in Illinois (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Illinois school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Carbondale ESD 95 School District?
51% of Carbondale ESD 95 School District students are Black, 25% of students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Carbondale ESD 95 School District?
Carbondale ESD 95 School District has a student/teacher ratio of 13:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What is Carbondale ESD 95 School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $23,663 is higher than the state median of $18,045. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-08
  • Enrollment: 1,553 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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