Granite City CUSD 9 School District

3200 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040-5144
(District boundaries shown in map)
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Top Rankings

Granite City CUSD 9 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 is 1 public preschool serving 681 students in Granite City CUSD 9 School District.
Public Preschools in Granite City CUSD 9 School District have a diversity score of 0.57, which is less than the Illinois public preschool average of 0.70.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public preschool average of 58% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
9 Schools
1,358 Schools
# Students
5,840 Students
496,689 Students
# Teachers
340 Teachers
36,997 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Granite City CUSD 9 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 72% has decreased from 74% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IL)
#849 out of 926 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Granite City CUSD 9  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
9%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Granite City CUSD 9  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.
11%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Granite City CUSD 9  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)
72%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Granite City CUSD 9  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.57
0.70
# American Indian Students
34 Students
1,181 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
32 Students
20,150 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
767 Students
149,253 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
30%
# Black Students
1,060 Students
96,181 Students
% Black Students
18%
19%
# White Students
3,587 Students
210,834 Students
% White Students
61%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
490 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
356 Students
18,591 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
245
66,224
# Students in K Grade:
428
72,411
# Students in 1st Grade:
406
68,083
# Students in 2nd Grade:
394
63,465
# Students in 3rd Grade:
383
53,440
# Students in 4th Grade:
414
51,656
# Students in 5th Grade:
389
47,114
# Students in 6th Grade:
420
27,807
# Students in 7th Grade:
418
22,933
# Students in 8th Grade:
457
23,506
# Students in 9th Grade:
461
29
# Students in 10th Grade:
475
3
# Students in 11th Grade:
464
3
# Students in 12th Grade:
486
15
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,971 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,162. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,254 is less than the state median of $21,409. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$82 MM
$41,381 MM
This chart display total revenue of Granite City CUSD 9  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
$72 MM
$39,976 MM
This chart display total spending of Granite City CUSD 9  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
$13,971
$22,162
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Granite City CUSD 9  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
$12,254
$21,409
This chart display average spending per public school student in Granite City CUSD 9  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 Granite City CUSD 9 School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Prather Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2450 W 25th St
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-5700
Grades: PK-K
| 681 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,840 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : 72% (Btm 50% in IL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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