6.8 percent of Hillcrest Elementary School students pass state tests
On the 2014-15 PARCC exam (www.illinoisreportcard.com), students at Hillcrest Elementary School scored a passage rate of 6.8 percent and a failure rate of 93.2 percent.
Passage of the PARCC exam reflects the percentage of students who "met expectations" or "exceeded expectations." In Illinois, overall, 32.9 percent of students passed the PARCC exam.
Per-pupil spending at Hillcrest Elementary School is $11,076. The average spending in the state is $12,521. Hillcrest Elementary School is part of the East Moline Sd 37 school district. At least 54.4 percent of East Moline Sd 37's spending is supported by local funding. For the average school district in Illinois, 66 percent of per-pupil spending is supported with local funds.
Chicago Public Schools is seeking a bailout of its district from Illinois taxpayers. Students in Chicago Public Schools scored a passage rate of 25 percent on the PARCC exam. Per-pupil spending in Chicago is $15,120, with 49 percent of this amount coming from local sources of funds. Chicago is seeking to expand the per-pupil funding by 25 percent. All of this increase would be paid for by Illinois taxpayers, bringing the total funding to $18,900. Illinois taxpayers would provide approximately 61 percent of this higher funding level.
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