The subsidy Berkeley School District 87 received through state taxes increased 30.6 percent from fiscal year 2008 to 2017, adjusted for inflation, according to a West Cook News analysis of public schools data.
The revenue Berkeley School District 87 received through local taxes increased 10.6 percent from fiscal year 2008 to 2017, adjusted for inflation, according to a West Cook News analysis of public schools data.
Forest Park School District 91, Hillside School District 93 and Lindop School District 92 reported the smallest student-to-administrator ratios in West Suburbs, according to the latest Illinois Schools Report Card.
Public school administrators in River Forest Public Schools District 90, Lyons Township High School District 204 and Oak Park-River Forest School District 200 earn the highest average salary in West Suburbs, according to the latest Illinois schools report card.
Out of school districts in West Suburbs, Proviso Township High School District 209 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.
Pleasantdale School District 107, Central Stickney School District 110 and Hillside School District 93 received the best financial ratings by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) for their 2017 finances.
Central Stickney School District 110, Riverside School District 96 and Oak Park-River Forest School District 200 were among the 640 Illinois school districts that achieved "financial recognition" by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) for their 2
Berkeley School District 87 has $13,747,998 in debt, which is $2,277 per household in the district, according to Illinois State Board of Education 2016 financial reports obtained by the West Cook News.