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Des Plaines Schools
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DES PLAINES, ILLINOIS SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Des Plaines, Illinois SCHOOLS
Des Plaines schools boast a total student population of 10,772 attending 21 schools in 8 public school districts and 11 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Des Plaines public schools spend an average of $9,451 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Des Plaines public schools average a student teacher ratio of 14:1. Des Plaines private schools average 13:1. Also, high schools in Des Plaines average a student body population of 0, while Des Plaines middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 73 and 73 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn\'t so long ago that a child\'s education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.