Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,015 students in Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165 School District. Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165 School District are Marengo Community Middle School, Locust Elementary School and Ulysses S Grant Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165 School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameMarengo-Union E Consolidated D 165 School District
School District Phone Number(815) 568-8323
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools3 Schools4,239 Schools
# of Students1,015 Students1,991,734 Students
# of Teachers65 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 863 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#210 out of 944 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165  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)
42%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165  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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.450.68
# of American Indian Students3 Students5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students4 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# of Hispanic Students253 Students522,075 Students
% Hispanic Students
25%
26%
# of Black Students13 Students334,694 Students
% Black Students
1%
17%
# of White Students713 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
70%
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
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:7179,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:108131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:81137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:97139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:120145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:107148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:124150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:100149,061
# of Students in 7th Grade:109148,598
# of Students in 8th Grade:98150,375
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 158,615
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 154,545
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 149,814
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 147,873
# of Ungraded Students: - 16

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,927 in this school district is less 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 $13,022 is less 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$14 MM$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$13 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165  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$13,927$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165  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$13,022$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165  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.

Marengo-Union E Consolidated D 165 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Marengo Community Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    816 E Grant Hwy
    Marengo, IL 60152
    (815) 568-5720

    Grades: 6-8 | 306 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Locust Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    539 Locust St
    Marengo, IL 60152
    (815) 568-7632

    Grades: PK-3 | 477 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Ulysses S Grant Intermediate School Math: 35% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    816 E Grant Hwy
    Marengo, IL 60152
    (815) 568-8323

    Grades: 4-5 | 232 students
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