Tri-City Jr High School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
324 W Charles St
Buffalo, IL 62515
Phone
(217) 364-4530
District
TRI CITY CUSD 1
County
SANGAMON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
127
Classroom Teachers
10

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

2

(10 is best)

Better than 14.8% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Tri-City Jr High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 29
Proficiency in Reading 20 33
Proficiency in Math 30 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 2 34
Proficiency in Reading 3 38
Proficiency in Math 1 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 12 32
Proficiency in Reading 15 35
Proficiency in Math 9.1 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.70
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.87
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 53 41.7%
Grade 7 42 33.1%
Grade 8 32 25.2%
Total 127 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.6% 96.7% 50.5%
Black 3.3% 1.0% 17.6%
Hispanic 3.3% 1.7% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.3% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.3% 33.6% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.4% 27.6% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 6.0% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,972 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 39.9 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.0% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 37.5% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 17.4% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,667 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 5.4% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.2% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.8% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.1% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.5% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.5% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.9% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.0% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 5.9% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,811 $3,855,026 38.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $767 $434,122 4.3%
Staff $72 $40,752 0.4%
General Administration $602 $340,732 3.4%
School Administration $608 $344,128 3.4%
Operation $977 $552,982 5.5%
Transportation $694 $392,804 3.9%
Other $134 $75,844 0.8%
Total Support $3,855 $2,181,930 21.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,200 $4,075,200 40.3%
Total Expenditures $17,866 $10,112,156 100.0%
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%