Carbondale ESD 95 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,520 students in Carbondale ESD 95 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, 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 15% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 21% (versus the 38% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Carbondale ESD 95 School District are Lewis School, Thomas Elementary School and Carbondale Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Carbondale ESD 95 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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%)

Overview

School District Name
Carbondale ESD 95 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 08
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
4 Schools
4,228 Schools
# Students
1,520 Students
1,988,252 Students
# Teachers
112 Teachers
127,113 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Carbondale ESD 95 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 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#799 out of 946 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Carbondale ESD 95  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
33%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.67
0.68
# American Indian Students
1 Student
5,547 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
62 Students
101,156 Students
% Asian Students
4%
5%
# Hispanic Students
168 Students
521,438 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
26%
# Black Students
740 Students
333,842 Students
% Black Students
49%
17%
# White Students
431 Students
954,799 Students
% White Students
28%
48%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,072 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
118 Students
69,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
125
79,100
# Students in K Grade:
183
131,420
# Students in 1st Grade:
154
136,761
# Students in 2nd Grade:
175
139,116
# Students in 3rd Grade:
153
144,615
# Students in 4th Grade:
172
148,125
# Students in 5th Grade:
131
150,631
# Students in 6th Grade:
131
148,892
# Students in 7th Grade:
138
148,478
# Students in 8th Grade:
157
150,263
# Students in 9th Grade:
1
158,611
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
154,544
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
149,814
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
147,866
# Ungraded Students:
-
16

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,959 is higher than the state median of $19,255. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,399 is higher than the state median of $18,215. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$30 MM
$15 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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$28 MM
$14 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 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,959
$19,255
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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,399
$18,215
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 2017-18 school year data.

Best Carbondale ESD 95 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lewis School
Math: 18% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S Lewis Ln
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-5393
Grades: 4-5
| 303 students
Rank: #22.
Thomas Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1025 N Wall St
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-6226
Grades: 2-3
| 328 students
Rank: #33.
Carbondale Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1150 E Grand Ave
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-2174
Grades: 6-8
| 427 students
121 N Parrish Ln
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-5781
Grades: PK-1
| 462 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 08
  • Students: 1,520 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67

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