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Creston Elem School (leave a review)
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+1 (815) 384-3920

Po Box 37

Creston, Illinois


About Creston Elem School
Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Creston Elem School is the only school found in the Creston CCSD 161 district of Illinois.

Classified as a regular school, it teaches pupils from Kindergarten to 8th Grade and has an enrolment of 99 students - compared to other schools in Illinois, this is a relatively small school.

The number of teachers at Creston Elem School has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

An average teaching salary at Creston Elem School is $51,997, which is lower than the Illinois state average of $60,779.

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Creston Elem School

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

School-wide program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Creston Elem School 999$51,9970.42
Kec Central Efe 170 (4.63 miles) 2620.72
Rochelle Middle School (4.66 miles) 500$10,17414$56,6260.57
May Elem School (4.92 miles) 266$9,90414$54,1060.57
Central Elem School (5.36 miles) 259$11,36512$46,6440.37
Tilton Elem School (5.43 miles) 237$10,25814$56,7940.39

Creston Elem School

Number of pupils99
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher9
Average teacher salary$51,997
Diversity index0.42

Kec Central Efe 170 (4.63 miles)

Number of pupils26
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher2
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.72

Rochelle Middle School (4.66 miles)

Number of pupils500
Funding per pupil$10,174
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$56,626
Diversity index0.57

May Elem School (4.92 miles)

Number of pupils266
Funding per pupil$9,904
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$54,106
Diversity index0.57

Central Elem School (5.36 miles)

Number of pupils259
Funding per pupil$11,365
Pupils per teacher12
Average teacher salary$46,644
Diversity index0.37

Tilton Elem School (5.43 miles)

Number of pupils237
Funding per pupil$10,258
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$56,794
Diversity index0.39
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Rankings within Illinois
There are 4,241 schools in Illinois. Rankings don't always go up to 4,241 because some schools have missing data.
3730thlargest school
3483rdhighest number of FTE teachers
419thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
2572ndhighest average teaching salary
2069thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
624thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
1718thhighest diversity index
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 2 hours

1st Grade: 4 hours

2nd Grade - 8th Grade: 5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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