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Springfield Public Schools District 186

Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!
  • (217) 525-3006
  • 1900 W Monroe St
  • Springfield, IL-1531
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About this district

Springfield Public Schools District 186 is a public school district in Illinois. They serve 13,831 students across 34 schools, and its teachers have had 2,758 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    34
  • Students
    13,831
  • Teachers
    1,009

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Springfield Public Schools District 186 Demographics

94%
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
46%
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.

Springfield Public Schools District 186 Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Springfield Public Schools District 186 had a total revenue of $238.0 million in the 2016-17 school year. 47.4% came from local sources, 41.8% from state sources, and 10.8% from federal sources.

Springfield Public Schools District 186 had a per-pupil revenue of $17,208 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 47.4% came from local sources, 41.8% from state sources, and 10.8% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Springfield Public Schools District 186 Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Apr 14, 2024

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Springfield Public Schools District 186

$1.2 million
raised using DonorsChoose
2,758
projects funded
592
teachers funded
7,095
donors
210
projects for basic supplies
281
projects for technology
552
projects for books
100
projects for art supplies

Springfield Public Schools District 186 has received support from 4,931 individuals from Illinois and 2,164 individuals out-of-state.