Stats and facts provides an overview about the District's number of schools, students, staff and financial information.
|Total: 681 (2012-2013)
Charter schools: 96 Campuses
High schools: 106
Contract schools: 7
Information provided by CPS. Last updated August 2012.
Local School Council
|Representatives per elected LSC
Non-teaching Staff: 1
Student: 1 (high school only)
|In addition to the standard composition of elected LSCs, the Appointed LSCs of small or alternative schools may have advocates and education experts. Military schools may have a Commandant, JROTC instructor, and Cadet Commander. Not all small or military schools will fill these LSC member positions.
Learn more about Local School Councils. Last updated August 2012.
|Total: 404,151 (FY2011-2012) |
Elementary (1-8): 236,452
Secondary (9-12): 113,873
|Student racial breakdown
Asian/Pacific Islander: 3.4%
Native American: 0.4%
Information provided by Research Evaluation and Accountability. Last updated January 2012.
Additional student information
Income and demographics
Students from low-income families: 87%
Illinois public school students attend CPS: 18.4%
Language proficiencyLimited-English-proficient: 12.2%
Information provided by the Illinois State Board of Education. Last updated September 2011.
Information provided by the Illinois State Board of Education. Last updated October 2008.
Total: 41,498 (2012-13)
Information provided by Human Resources. Last updated October 1, 2012.
Total: $5.11 billion (FY2012)
Local: $2.273 billion
State: $1.619 billion
Federal sources: $0.977 billion
Appropriated fund balance: $241 million
|Operating expense per pupil:
Information provided by Finance. Last updated September 2011.