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Dekalb Community School District 428

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (815) 754-2350
  • 901 S 4th St
  • Dekalb, IL-4411
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About this district

Dekalb Community School District 428 is a public school district in Illinois. They serve 6,600 students across 13 schools, and its teachers have had 209 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    13
  • Students
    6,600
  • Teachers
    394

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Dekalb Community School District 428 Demographics

62%
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
45%
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.

Dekalb Community School District 428 Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Dekalb Community School District 428 had a total revenue of $114.2 million in the 2016-17 school year. 50.3% came from local sources, 43.6% from state sources, and 6.0% from federal sources.

Dekalb Community School District 428 had a per-pupil revenue of $17,306 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 50.3% came from local sources, 43.6% from state sources, and 6.0% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Dekalb Community School District 428 Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Apr 22, 2024

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Dekalb Community School District 428

$127,647
raised using DonorsChoose
209
projects funded
80
teachers funded
602
donors
12
projects for basic supplies
25
projects for technology
45
projects for books
10
projects for art supplies

Dekalb Community School District 428 has received support from 481 individuals from Illinois and 121 individuals out-of-state.