Jacksonville SD 117 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 3,266 students in Jacksonville SD 117 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Jacksonville SD 117 School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 38% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Jacksonville SD 117 School District are Eisenhower Elementary School, Murrayville-woodson Elementary School and North Jacksonville School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Jacksonville SD 117 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Jacksonville SD 117 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Jacksonville SD 117 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
11 Schools
4,374 Schools
# Students
3,266 Students
1,884,191 Students
# Teachers
n/a
n/a
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Jacksonville SD 117 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 864 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#605 out of 946 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jacksonville SD 117  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jacksonville SD 117  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jacksonville SD 117  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
73%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jacksonville SD 117  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.42
0.68
# American Indian Students
12 Students
4,654 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
32 Students
102,340 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
130 Students
508,107 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
27%
# Black Students
355 Students
310,189 Students
% Black Students
11%
17%
# White Students
2,458 Students
882,806 Students
% White Students
75%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,951 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
278 Students
74,144 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
202
62,601
# Students in K Grade:
254
119,972
# Students in 1st Grade:
230
127,640
# Students in 2nd Grade:
222
128,012
# Students in 3rd Grade:
218
130,498
# Students in 4th Grade:
237
134,686
# Students in 5th Grade:
202
136,784
# Students in 6th Grade:
246
141,801
# Students in 7th Grade:
240
147,090
# Students in 8th Grade:
244
149,406
# Students in 9th Grade:
262
153,852
# Students in 10th Grade:
233
152,861
# Students in 11th Grade:
232
149,155
# Students in 12th Grade:
244
149,833
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,200 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,033. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,236 is higher than the state median of $16,227. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$53 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jacksonville SD 117  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$60 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Jacksonville SD 117  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,200
$17,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jacksonville SD 117  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,236
$16,227
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jacksonville SD 117  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Jacksonville SD 117 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Eisenhower Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1901 W Lafayette Ave
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 245-5107
Grades: K-5
| 311 students
Rank: #22.
Murrayville-woodson Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Po Box 170
Murrayville, IL 62668
(217) 882-3121
Grades: K-5
| 140 students
Rank: #33.
North Jacksonville School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1626 State Highway 78 N
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 245-4084
Grades: K-5
| 158 students
Rank: #44.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
524 S Kosciusko St
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 243-6711
Grades: K-5
| 217 students
Rank: #55.
South Jacksonville Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 S West St
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 245-5514
Grades: K-5
| 316 students
Rank: #66.
Jacksonville Middle School
Math: 20% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
664 Lincoln Ave
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 243-4384
Grades: 5-8
| 729 students
Rank: #77.
Jacksonville High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1211 N Diamond St
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 243-4384
Grades: 9-12
| 966 students
Rank: #88.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
320 W Independence Ave
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 245-8720
Grades: K-5
| 228 students
Rank: n/an/a
Crossroad Learning Center
Alternative School
30 N Central Park Plz
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 243-0065
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
The Early Years
516 Jordan St
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 243-2876
Grades: PK
| 200 students
Rank: n/an/a
3 W Central Park Plz
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 243-7402
Grades: PK
| 1 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Jacksonville SD 117 School District
  • 211 W State St, Jacksonville, IL, 62650-1997
  • (217) 243-9411
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,266 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 73% (Top 1% in IL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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