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[[Peoria School District 150, Illinois|Peoria School District 150]] held an election for one seat on March 18, 2014.
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List of school districts in Illinois

State profile
Number of students: 2,091,654
Number of schools: 4,439
Graduation rate: 86.6%
Per-pupil spending: $10,774
State school administration
Superintendent:
Chris Koch
State Board Members: 9
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List of school districts in Illinois
Illinois
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Illinois is home to 4,439 schools and 2,091,654 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education
    • Gery J. Chico, Board Chair
    • Steven R. Gilford, Board Vice Chair
    • Dr. Vinni M. Hall, Board Secretary
    • James W. Baumann, Board Member
    • Dr. Andrea S. Brown, Board Member
    • Dr. David L. Fields, Board Member
    • Melinda A. LaBarre, Board Member
    • Curt Bradshaw, Board Member
    • Vacancy

Enrollment

The following table displays the top ten Illinois school districts by total student enrollment.

Student enrollment
1.) Chicago Public Schools
2.) School District U-46
3.) Indian Prairie School District 204
4.) Rockford Public Schools
5.) Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202
6.) Community Unit School District 300
7.) Naperville Community Unit School District 203
8.) Valley View School District 365U
9.) Oswego Community Unit School District 308
10.) Waukegan Public School District 60

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Illinois.[2]

Ethnicity Percentage
White 51.3%
Hispanic 22.9%
African American 18.4%
Asian 4.2%
American Indian 0.3%
Two or More 2.9%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Illinois school board elections, 2014

A total of one Illinois school district among America's largest school districts by enrollment held elections in 2014 for one seat. Peoria Public Schools District 150 held its election on March 18, 2014.

The district listed below served 14,183 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.[3] Click on the district name for more information on the district and its school board election.

2014 Illinois School Board Elections
District Date Seats up for election Total board seats Student enrollment
Peoria Public Schools District 150 3/18/2014 1 7 14,183


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