East St Louis 189 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 5,558 students in East St Louis 189 School District. East St Louis 189 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in East St Louis 189 School District are Siu Charter School Of East Street Louis, Katie Harper-wright Elementary School and James Avant Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in East St Louis 189 School District have an average math proficiency score of 7% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 10% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameEast St Louis 189 School District
School District Phone Number(618) 646-3009
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools12 Schools4,239 Schools
# of Students5,558 Students1,991,734 Students
# of Teachers331 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1

District Comparison

East St Louis 189 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 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 65% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#913 out of 944 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of East St Louis  189  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East St Louis  189  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)
6%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East St Louis  189  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.
Graduation Rate
75%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of East St Louis  189  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.050.68
# of American Indian Students2 Students5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1 Student101,257 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# of Hispanic Students73 Students522,075 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
26%
# of Black Students5,418 Students334,694 Students
% Black Students
97%
17%
# of White Students35 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
1%
48%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students28 Students69,695 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:39779,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:393131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:445137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:487139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:450145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:416148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:390150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:396149,061
# of Students in 7th Grade:413148,598
# of Students in 8th Grade:314150,375
# of Students in 9th Grade:463158,615
# of Students in 10th Grade:357154,545
# of Students in 11th Grade:297149,814
# of Students in 12th Grade:340147,873
# of Ungraded Students: - 16

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $22,614 is higher than the state median of $18,231. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,411 is higher than the state median of $17,733. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$126 MM$14 MM
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Spending$113 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of East St Louis  189  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$22,614$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East St Louis  189  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$20,411$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in East St Louis  189  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.

East St Louis 189 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Siu Charter School Of East Street Louis Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 James R Thompson
    East Saint Louis, IL 62201
    (618) 482-8391

    Grades: 9-12 | 107 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Katie Harper-wright Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7710 State St
    East Saint Louis, IL 62203
    (618) 646-3860

    Grades: K-4 | 392 students
  • Rank: #33.
    James Avant Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1915 N 55th St
    East Saint Louis, IL 62204
    (618) 646-3870

    Grades: K-4 | 494 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Gordon Bush Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1516 Gross Ave
    East Saint Louis, IL 62205
    (618) 646-3930

    Grades: K-4 | 383 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Annette Officer Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    558 N 27th St
    East Saint Louis, IL 62205
    (618) 646-3970

    Grades: K-4 | 444 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Dunbar Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1835 Tudor Ave
    East Saint Louis, IL 62207
    (618) 646-3840

    Grades: K-4 | 475 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3939 Caseyville Ave
    East Saint Louis, IL 62204
    (618) 646-3760

    Grades: 6-12 | 115 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Mason/clark Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5510 State St
    East Saint Louis, IL 62203
    (618) 646-3750

    Grades: 5-8 | 870 students
  • Rank: #99.
    East Street Louis-lincoln Middle School Math: 3% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12 S 10th St
    East Saint Louis, IL 62201
    (618) 646-3770

    Grades: 5-8 | 646 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    East Street Louis Senior High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 3%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4901 State St
    East Saint Louis, IL 62205
    (618) 646-3700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,235 student
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.9006 Lebanon Rd
    Belleville, IL 62223
    (618) 397-0766

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.501 Kate Dunham Pl
    East Saint Louis, IL 62201
    (618) 646-3290

    Grades: PK | 397 students
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