Former state school employee Ildiko Mason, who retired in June 2018, saved $132,505 toward a pension over 31 years working for public schools, Teachers' Retirement System of the State of Illinois records show.
West Chicago Community High School District 94, Salt Creek School District 48 and Butler School District 53 reported the smallest student-to-administrator ratios in DuPage County, according to the latest Illinois Schools Report Card.
Public school administrators in Winfield School District 34, Lake Park Community High School District 108 and Butler School District 53 earn the highest average salary in DuPage County, according to the latest Illinois schools report card.
Out of school districts in DuPage County, Community Unit SD 200 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
Lisle Community Unit School District 202, Salt Creek School District 48 and Burr Ridge Community Consolidated School District 180 received the best financial ratings by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) for their 2017 finances.
Bensenville School District 2 has $35,970,000 in debt, which is $8,162 per household in the district, according to Illinois State Board of Education 2016 financial reports obtained by the DuPage Policy Journal.
Former state school employee Laurie Salotti, who retired in July 2016, saved $11,806 toward a pension over 2 years working for public schools, Teachers' Retirement System of the State of Illinois records show.