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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Academics
    C-
  2. Diversity
    B+
  3. Teachers
    C
  4. College Prep
    NG
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    B
  7. Administration
    B
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C+
Joliet Public School District No. 86 is a public school district located in Joliet, IL. It has 11,695 students in grades PK, K-8 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 18% of students are at least proficient in math and 21% in reading.

Joliet Public School District No. 86 Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
21%
Percent Proficient - Math
18%
Average Graduation Rate
Average SAT
Average ACT
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Students

Diversity
B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
11,695
Free or Reduced Lunch
95.9%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$54,699
Teachers in First/Second Year
23.6%

Finances

Total Expenses
$127,507,000
Expenses Per Student
$11,340/ student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    53%
  • Support Services
    42%
  • Other
    5%

Joliet Public School District No. 86 Reviews

2 reviews
Great teacher parent communication.
Lots of after school activities.
Plenty of accommodations for children with developmental delay.
Overall just nice people who like working with children!
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I enjoyed going to school in district 86. I still talk to my teachers and see them. They have touched my education in major ways. The schools also teach you about how the outside world really is. They prepared me very well and will do the same for your child.