Clay City CUSD 10 School District

Po Box 542
Clay City, IL 62824-0542
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Clay City CUSD 10 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 203 students in Clay City CUSD 10 School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Illinois.
Public Elementary Schools in Clay City CUSD 10 School District have an average math proficiency score of 9% (versus the Illinois public elementary school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 20% (versus the 30% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public elementary school average of 54% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
3 Schools
3,096 Schools
# Students
275 Students
1,197,862 Students
# Teachers
26 Teachers
88,881 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Clay City CUSD 10 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.
The school district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from 80% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IL)
#728 out of 926 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Clay City CUSD 10  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
6-9%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clay City CUSD 10  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.
20-24%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clay City CUSD 10  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.
(17-18)
≥50%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clay City CUSD 10  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.03
0.69
# American Indian Students
n/a
2,945 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
64,865 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
6%
# Hispanic Students
1 Student
321,340 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
27%
# Black Students
n/a
203,814 Students
% Black Students
n/a
17%
# White Students
271 Students
551,896 Students
% White Students
99%
46%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,168 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
3 Students
51,802 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
24
51,532
# Students in K Grade:
19
120,357
# Students in 1st Grade:
19
127,110
# Students in 2nd Grade:
18
127,741
# Students in 3rd Grade:
14
127,543
# Students in 4th Grade:
26
129,635
# Students in 5th Grade:
29
133,910
# Students in 6th Grade:
21
135,715
# Students in 7th Grade:
13
116,853
# Students in 8th Grade:
20
120,230
# Students in 9th Grade:
25
2,044
# Students in 10th Grade:
21
1,799
# Students in 11th Grade:
15
1,672
# Students in 12th Grade:
11
1,721
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,942 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,162. The school district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,840 is less than the state median of $21,409. The school district spending/student has grown by 36% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$5 MM
$41,381 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clay City CUSD 10  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
$4 MM
$39,976 MM
This chart display total spending of Clay City CUSD 10  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
$17,942
$22,162
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clay City CUSD 10  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,840
$21,409
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clay City CUSD 10  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Clay City CUSD 10 School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Clay City Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Po Box 542
Clay City, IL 62824
(618) 676-1431
Grades: PK-5
| 149 students
Rank: #22.
Clay City Jr High School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Po Box 542
Clay City, IL 62824
(618) 676-1431
Grades: 6-8
| 54 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 275 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • : ≥50% (Btm 50% in IL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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