Zion-Benton TWP HSD 126 School District

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Overview

School District NameZion-Benton TWP HSD 126 School District
School District Phone Number(847) 731-9792
School District Grades Offered09 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools2 Schools4,240 Schools
# of Students2,576 Students1,991,759 Students
# of Teachers165 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

  • Zion-Benton TWP HSD 126 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 84% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#705 out of 944 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Zion-Benton TWP HSD 126  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)
18%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Zion-Benton TWP HSD 126  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
84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Zion-Benton TWP HSD 126  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.690.68
# of American Indian Students14 Students5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students60 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# of Hispanic Students1,131 Students522,077 Students
% Hispanic Students
44%
26%
# of Black Students666 Students334,713 Students
% Black Students
26%
17%
# of White Students603 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
23%
48%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students101 Students69,699 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 79,846
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 149,065
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 148,606
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 150,377
# of Students in 9th Grade:646158,621
# of Students in 10th Grade:623154,549
# of Students in 11th Grade:629149,815
# of Students in 12th Grade:678147,873
# of Ungraded Students: - 16

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $23,008 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 $18,846 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$59 MM$14 MM
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Spending$49 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Zion-Benton TWP HSD 126  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$23,008$18,231
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Revenue / Student$18,846$17,733
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Zion-Benton TWP HSD 126 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • New Technical High - Zion-benton East Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1634 23rd St
    Zion, IL 60099
    (847) 731-9803

    Grades: 9-12 | 341 students
  • Zion-benton Twnshp Hi School Math: 17% | Reading: 23%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3901 21st St
    Zion, IL 60099
    (847) 731-9303

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,235 students
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