Union School District 81, Laraway Community Consolidated School District 70c and Gardner S Wilmington Township High School District 73 spend the most per student in Will County, according to the latest Illinois Schools Report Card.
The subsidy Manhattan School District 114 received through state taxes decreased 0.3 percent from fiscal year 2008 to 2017, adjusted for inflation, according to a Will County Gazette analysis of public schools data.
The revenue Manhattan School District 114 received through local taxes increased 17.8 percent from fiscal year 2008 to 2017, adjusted for inflation, according to a Will County Gazette analysis of public schools data.
Crete Monee Community Unit School District 201u, Lockport Township High School District 205 and Steger School District 194 reported the highest rate of students suspended for any reason during the 2016-17 school year in Will County.
Gardner S Wilmington Township High School District 73, Fairmont School District 89 and Braceville School District 75 reported the smallest student-to-administrator ratios in Will County, according to the latest Illinois Schools Report Card.
Public school administrators in Union School District 81, Lincoln Way Community High School District 210 and Elwood Community Consolidated School District 203 earn the highest average salary in Will County, according to the latest Illinois schools report card.
Out of school districts in Will County, Plainfield School District 202 paid the most in penalties since 2005 for spiking employee salaries to boost outgoing teachers' retirement benefits, according to data obtained from the Teachers Retirement System of Illinois.
Reed Custer Community Unit School District 255U, Mokena School District 159 and Will County School District 92 received the best financial ratings by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) for their 2017 finances.
Manhattan School District 114 has $11,045,125 in debt, which is $3,157 per household in the district, according to Illinois State Board of Education 2016 financial reports obtained by the Will County Gazette.