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Charleston Community Unit School District 1

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (217) 639-1000
  • 410 W Polk Ave
  • Charleston, IL-2596
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About this district

Charleston Community Unit School District 1 is a public school district in Illinois. They serve 2,587 students across 7 schools, and its teachers have had 77 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    7
  • Students
    2,587
  • Teachers
    162

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Charleston Community Unit School District 1 Demographics

47%
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
9%
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.

Charleston Community Unit School District 1 Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Charleston Community Unit School District 1 had a total revenue of $36.7 million in the 2016-17 school year. 47.3% came from local sources, 48.0% from state sources, and 4.7% from federal sources.

Charleston Community Unit School District 1 had a per-pupil revenue of $14,177 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 47.3% came from local sources, 48.0% from state sources, and 4.7% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Charleston Community Unit School District 1 Support on DonorsChoose Last updated May 27, 2024

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Charleston Community Unit School District 1

$35,293
raised using DonorsChoose
77
projects funded
31
teachers funded
298
donors
9
projects for basic supplies
4
projects for technology
13
projects for books
3
projects for art supplies

Charleston Community Unit School District 1 has received support from 233 individuals from Illinois and 65 individuals out-of-state.