Butler Elem School

Serves grades KG - 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1701 S Mac Arthur
Springfield, IL 62704
Phone
(217) 787-3189
District
SPRINGFIELD SD 186
County
SANGAMON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
374
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

5

(10 is best)

Better than 45.7% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Butler Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 37
Proficiency in Reading 15 37
Proficiency in Math 23 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 34
Proficiency in Reading 21 38
Proficiency in Math 25 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 32
Proficiency in Reading 42 35
Proficiency in Math 46 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.15
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.57
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 62 16.6%
Grade 1 64 17.1%
Grade 2 62 16.6%
Grade 3 67 17.9%
Grade 4 70 18.7%
Grade 5 49 13.1%
Total 374 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 51.1% 49.3% 50.5%
Black 42.9% 44.4% 17.6%
Hispanic 3.3% 3.6% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 2.4% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.4% 63.0% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.4% 62.9% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 112,659 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,835.0 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.8% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.5% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 50,515 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 14.1% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.0% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.5% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.3% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.5% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.6% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.1% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 15.7% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,227 $107,624,484 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,017 $15,145,164 7.2%
Staff $415 $6,180,180 2.9%
General Administration $420 $6,254,640 3.0%
School Administration $742 $11,049,864 5.2%
Operation $1,150 $17,125,800 8.1%
Transportation $766 $11,407,272 5.4%
Other $434 $6,463,128 3.1%
Total Support $4,943 $73,611,156 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,992 $29,664,864 14.1%
Total Expenditures $14,162 $210,900,504 100.0%
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%