CUSD 300 School District

2550 Harnish Dr
Algonquin, IL 60102-6870
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

CUSD 300 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public middle schools serving 5,510 students in CUSD 300 School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in Illinois.
Public Middle Schools in CUSD 300 School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Illinois public middle school average of 24%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 31% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public middle school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
28 Schools
1,590 Schools
# Students
20,293 Students
632,761 Students
# Teachers
1,401 Teachers
47,090 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

CUSD 300 School District, which is ranked within the top 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 92% has increased from 89% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IL)
#412 out of 926 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of CUSD 300  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
24%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CUSD 300  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.
27%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CUSD 300  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)
92%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of CUSD 300  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.63
0.71
# American Indian Students
43 Students
1,516 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,056 Students
31,115 Students
% Asian Students
5%
5%
# Hispanic Students
8,382 Students
186,318 Students
% Hispanic Students
41%
29%
# Black Students
1,063 Students
137,386 Students
% Black Students
5%
22%
# White Students
9,015 Students
252,625 Students
% White Students
45%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
26 Students
706 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
708 Students
23,065 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
530
18,027
# Students in K Grade:
1,410
27,326
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,375
28,160
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,405
28,498
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,343
28,667
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,464
30,284
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,493
40,414
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,498
111,547
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,549
140,906
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,636
145,715
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,844
9,004
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,575
8,329
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,645
8,055
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,526
7,829
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,549 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,162. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,034 is less than the state median of $21,409. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$376 MM
$41,381 MM
This chart display total revenue of CUSD 300  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
$346 MM
$39,976 MM
This chart display total spending of CUSD 300  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
$18,549
$22,162
This chart display average revenue per public school student in CUSD 300  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
$17,034
$21,409
This chart display average spending per public school student in CUSD 300  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 CUSD 300 School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Oak Ridge School
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
300 Cleveland Ave
Carpentersville, IL 60110
(224) 484-5800
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: #22.
Dundee Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4200 W Main St
Dundee, IL 60118
(847) 426-1485
Grades: 6-8
| 1,140 students
Rank: #33.
Westfield Community School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2100 Sleepy Hollow Rd
Algonquin, IL 60102
(847) 532-7800
Grades: PK-8
| 1,308 students
Rank: #44.
Cambridge Lakes Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
900 Wester Blvd
Hampshire, IL 60140
(847) 464-4300
Grades: K-12
| 660 students
Rank: #55.
Algonquin Middle School
(Math: 25% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
520 Longwood Dr
Algonquin, IL 60102
(847) 532-7100
Grades: 6-8
| 408 students
Rank: #66.
Hampshire Middle School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
560 S State St
Hampshire, IL 60140
(847) 683-2522
Grades: 6-8
| 757 students
Rank: #77.
Carpentersville Middle School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 11%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Cleveland Ave
Carpentersville, IL 60110
(847) 426-1380
Grades: 6-8
| 1,237 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 28 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 20,293 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 92% (Top 30% in IL)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 24% (Top 50%)
  • : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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