Bushnell-Prairie City Elem School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
345 E Hess St
Bushnell, IL 61422
Phone
(309) 772-9464
District
BUSHNELL PRAIRIE CITY CUSD 170
County
MCDONOUGH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
327
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

3

(10 is best)

Better than 27.2% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Bushnell-Prairie City Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 12 37
Proficiency in Reading 14 37
Proficiency in Math 10 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 34
Proficiency in Reading 29 38
Proficiency in Math 26 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 18 32
Proficiency in Reading 11 35
Proficiency in Math 25 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.32
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.60
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 57 17.4%
Kindergarten 33 10.1%
Grade 1 41 12.5%
Grade 2 45 13.8%
Grade 3 44 13.5%
Grade 4 60 18.3%
Grade 5 47 14.4%
Total 327 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 98.1% 98.1% 50.5%
Black 0.6% 0.6% 17.6%
Hispanic 0.3% 0.7% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.1% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.2% 51.1% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.1% 41.8% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.2% 9.3% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 4,099 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 39.3 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.3% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.4% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.6% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 17.0% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,510 4,795,514
Single Parent Households With Children 11.9% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.9% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.4% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.7% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.1% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.3% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.7% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 25.9% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.6% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 14.7% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,365 $4,582,800 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $407 $293,040 3.5%
Staff $325 $234,000 2.8%
General Administration $1,014 $730,080 8.7%
School Administration $618 $444,960 5.3%
Operation $851 $612,720 7.3%
Transportation $533 $383,760 4.6%
Other $99 $71,280 0.8%
Total Support $3,847 $2,769,840 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,478 $1,064,160 12.6%
Total Expenditures $11,690 $8,416,800 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%