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Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (217) 483-2416
  • 201 W Mulberry St
  • Chatham, IL-1329
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About this district

Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 is a public school district in Illinois. They serve 4,500 students across 6 schools, and its teachers have had 77 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    6
  • Students
    4,500
  • Teachers
    246

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Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 Demographics

21%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
14%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 had a total revenue of $53.5 million in the 2016-17 school year. 72.1% came from local sources, 23.4% from state sources, and 4.4% from federal sources.

Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 had a per-pupil revenue of $11,890 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 72.1% came from local sources, 23.4% from state sources, and 4.4% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Apr 21, 2024

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Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5

$36,982
raised using DonorsChoose
77
projects funded
45
teachers funded
373
donors
1
project for basic supplies
8
projects for technology
5
projects for books
1
project for art supplies

Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 has received support from 318 individuals from Illinois and 55 individuals out-of-state.