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Benton Community Consolidated School District 47

  • Schools
    2
  • Students
    1,139
  • Teachers
    65

Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 is a public school district in Illinois. They serve 1,139 students across 2 schools, and its teachers have had 101 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (618) 439-3136
  • 1000 Forrest St
  • Benton, IL-3337

Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 Demographics

88%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
1%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

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.

Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 had a total revenue of $14.8 million in the 2016-17 school year. 23.1% came from local sources, 68.4% from state sources, and 8.5% from federal sources.

Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 had a per-pupil revenue of $12,952 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 23.1% came from local sources, 68.4% from state sources, and 8.5% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Feb 25, 2024

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Benton Community Consolidated School District 47

$41,578
raised using DonorsChoose
101
projects funded
24
teachers funded
171
donors
9
projects for basic supplies
21
projects for technology
9
projects for books
7
projects for art supplies

Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 has received support from 103 individuals from Illinois and 68 individuals out-of-state.

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