Chester, IL
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Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Chester Cusd 139 School District Details

Chester Cusd 139 School District
1940 Swanwick St
Chester, IL 62233

989 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Chester Cusd 139 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Chester Elem School
650 Opdyke St
Chester, IL, 62233
PK-08
Chester High School
1901 Swanwick St
Chester, IL, 62233
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.0% 51.0%
Black 3.5% 18.1%
Hispanic 4.3% 25.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 4.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.3% 53.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.8% 51.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 2.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,878 $5,736,928 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $183 $178,608 1.6%
Staff $76 $74,176 0.7%
General Administration $387 $377,712 3.4%
School Administration $700 $683,200 6.2%
Operation $814 $794,464 7.2%
Transportation $526 $513,376 4.7%
Other $108 $105,408 1.0%
Total Support $2,793 $2,725,968 24.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,579 $2,517,104 22.9%
Total Expenditures $11,250 $10,980,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,855 $16,091,805,789 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $858 $1,757,567,359 5.7%
Staff $506 $1,036,570,010 3.4%
General Administration $509 $1,042,006,324 3.4%
School Administration $650 $1,332,149,968 4.3%
Operation $1,170 $2,397,130,638 7.8%
Transportation $596 $1,221,947,306 4.0%
Other $545 $1,116,989,957 3.6%
Total Support $4,835 $9,904,317,234 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,385 $4,885,654,827 15.8%
Total Expenditures $15,075 $30,881,849,778 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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