Pontiac CCSD 429 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,246 students in Pontiac CCSD 429 School District. Pontiac CCSD 429 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Pontiac CCSD 429 School District are Lincoln Elementary School, Washington Elementary School and Pontiac Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Pontiac CCSD 429 School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NamePontiac CCSD 429 School District
School District Phone Number(815) 842-1533
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools4 Schools4,239 Schools
# of Students1,246 Students1,991,734 Students
# of Teachers95 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

Pontiac CCSD 429 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#614 out of 944 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pontiac CCSD 429  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pontiac CCSD 429  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)
21%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pontiac CCSD 429  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
0.390.68
# of American Indian Studentsn/a5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students8 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# of Hispanic Students147 Students522,075 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
26%
# of Black Students39 Students334,694 Students
% Black Students
3%
17%
# of White Students963 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
77%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students89 Students69,695 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:13679,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:123131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:117137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:118139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:118145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:128148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:140150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:115149,061
# of Students in 7th Grade:133148,598
# of Students in 8th Grade:118150,375
# 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 $15,186 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 $15,522 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$19 MM$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pontiac CCSD 429  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$19 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Pontiac CCSD 429  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$15,186$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pontiac CCSD 429  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$15,522$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pontiac CCSD 429  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.

Pontiac CCSD 429 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    514 S Main St
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 844-3924

    Grades: 2-3 | 233 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Washington Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 N Morrow St
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 844-3687

    Grades: 4-5 | 269 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Pontiac Junior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 N Morrow St
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 842-4343

    Grades: 6-8 | 367 students
  • Rank: #44.117 W Livingston St
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 844-3023

    Grades: PK-1 | 377 students
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