Creston CCSD 161 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public middle school serving 88 students in Creston CCSD 161 School District. The top ranked public middle school in Creston CCSD 161 School District is Creston Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public middle school in Creston CCSD 161 School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Illinois public middle school average of 29%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 36% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public middle school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameCreston CCSD 161 School District
School District Phone Number(815) 384-3920
School District Grades Offered02 - 07
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools1 School1,481 Schools
# of Students88 Students683,362 Students
# of Teachers12 Teachers43,041 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1

District Comparison

Creston CCSD 161 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 760 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#456 out of 944 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Creston CCSD 161  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Creston CCSD 161  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)
25-29%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Creston CCSD 161  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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.400.70
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,793 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a31,563 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# of Hispanic Students13 Students200,728 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
29%
# of Black Students6 Students151,191 Students
% Black Students
7%
22%
# of White Students67 Students277,175 Students
% White Students
76%
41%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a869 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2 Students20,043 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 22,103
# of Students in Kindergarten:629,624
# of Students in 1st Grade:1030,817
# of Students in 2nd Grade:831,685
# of Students in 3rd Grade:934,541
# of Students in 4th Grade:935,603
# of Students in 5th Grade:1346,307
# of Students in 6th Grade:15120,211
# of Students in 7th Grade:8148,095
# of Students in 8th Grade:10149,688
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 9,419
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 8,879
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 8,348
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 8,041
# of Ungraded Students: - 1

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $24,955 is higher than the state median of $18,231. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,420 is higher than the state median of $17,733. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$2 MM$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Creston CCSD 161  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$2 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Creston CCSD 161  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$24,955$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Creston CCSD 161  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$21,420$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Creston CCSD 161  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Creston CCSD 161 School District Public Middle Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Creston Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Po Box 37
    Creston, IL 60113
    (815) 384-3920

    Grades: K-8 | 88 students
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