DeKalb CUSD 428 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 12 public schools managed by DeKalb CUSD 428 School District serving 6,475 students in Dekalb, Illinois.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

DeKalb CUSD 428 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Dekalb Clinton Rosette Middle School Magnet School
    650 N 1st St
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-2324

    Grades: 6-8 | 529 students
  • Cortland Cortland Elementary School Magnet School
    370 E Lexington Ave
    Cortland, IL 60112
    (815)754-2360

    Grades: K-5 | 545 students
  • Dekalb Dekalb Early Learning And Dev Center Magnet School
    1515 S 4th St
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-2999

    Grades: PK | 248 students
  • Dekalb Dekalb High School Magnet School
    501 W Dresser Rd
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-2118

    Grades: 9-12 | 1791 students
  • Dekalb Founders Elementary School Magnet School
    821 S 7th St
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-3800

    Grades: K-5 | 593 students
  • Dekalb Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Magnet School
    3225 Sangamon Dr
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-9936

    Grades: K-5 | 319 students
  • Dekalb Huntley Middle School Magnet School
    1515 S 4th St
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-2241

    Grades: 6-8 | 822 students
  • Dekalb Jefferson Elementary School Magnet School
    211 Mccormick Dr
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-2263

    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
  • Dekalb Lincoln Elementary School Magnet School
    220 E Sunset Pl
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-2212

    Grades: K-5 | 287 students
  • Dekalb Littlejohn Elementary School Magnet School
    1121 School St
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-2258

    Grades: K-5 | 427 students
  • Malta Malta Elementary School Magnet School
    5068 Il Route 38
    Malta, IL 60150
    (815)754-2970

    Grades: K-5 | 334 students
  • Dekalb Tyler Elementary School Magnet School
    1021 Alden Circle
    Dekalb, IL 60115
    (815)754-2334

    Grades: K-5 | 255 students

Overview

School District NameDeKalb CUSD 428 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,475 students
# of Teachers382 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students3,157 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students3,318 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.66
# of American Indian Students30 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students104 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students1,696 students
% Hispanic Students
26%
# of Black Students1,187 students
% Black Students
18%
# of White Students3,140 students
% White Students
48%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students317 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:250
# of Students in Kindergarten:556
# of Students in 1st Grade:515
# of Students in 2nd Grade:548
# of Students in 3rd Grade:509
# of Students in 4th Grade:519
# of Students in 5th Grade:436
# of Students in 6th Grade:477
# of Students in 7th Grade:411
# of Students in 8th Grade:463
# of Students in 9th Grade:474
# of Students in 10th Grade:478
# of Students in 11th Grade:429
# of Students in 12th Grade:410
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • DeKalb CUSD 428 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 851 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of DeKalb CUSD 428 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of DeKalb CUSD 428 School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,645 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,514. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,293 is higher than the state average of $14,861. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$79 MM$11 MM
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Spending$114 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of DeKalb CUSD 428 School District and average spending for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,645$14,514
This chart display average revenue per public school student in DeKalb CUSD 428 School District and average revenue per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,293$14,861
This chart display average spending per public school student in DeKalb CUSD 428 School District and average spending per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
DeKalb CUSD 428 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.66, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.32. The most diverse school in the district is Dekalb Early Learning And Dev Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.