Freeport School District 5 Year Per Pupil Spending Up 4 Percent To $18,011

Freeport, Illinois — Per student spending is up at Freeport School District 145 over the past five years, according to the Illinois State Board of Education 2016-17 report card.

The Illinois State Board of Education 2016-17 report card shows the Stephenson County school district spent $17,399 per pupil in 2012-13. It spent $18,011 in 2016-17.

fsd schools per pupil spending

Some additional items in the report, show 15.2% of FSD 145 students are Chronically-Truant.

fsd schools Chronically Truant Students

In addition, the Illinois State Board of Education 2016-17 report card shows the percentage of students from each school who are ready for next level.

fsd schools percentage ready for next level

In addition to Freeport’s 2016-17 spending being 14 percent lower than the state average of $20,826, the district’s low income student percentage also saw a decrease. While still very high (at 67%), the number of low income students has decreased over the past five years.

fsd schools Low Income Students

You can view additional report information from the Illinois State Board of Education here.

 

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https://www.isbe.net/Pages/Operating-Expense-Per-Pupil.aspx

http://webprod.isbe.net/ereportcard/publicsite/getReport.aspx?year=2017&code=080891450_e.pdf

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