Harry D Jacobs High School

Harry D Jacobs High School serves 2,213 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Harry D Jacobs High School operates within the Cusd 300 School District.
Cusd 300 School District's 88% graduation rate is equal to the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 2213 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 132 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,213 students
Harry D Jacobs High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Harry D Jacobs High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 132 teachers
Harry D Jacobs High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Harry D Jacobs High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Harry D Jacobs High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
7%
4%
Harry D Jacobs High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
15%
25%
Harry D Jacobs High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
2%
17%
Harry D Jacobs High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
74%
50%
Harry D Jacobs High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Harry D Jacobs High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.31
Harry D Jacobs High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
19%
47%
Harry D Jacobs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
3%
Harry D Jacobs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Cusd 300 School District's student population of 20,884 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,000 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,069 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Cusd 300 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
3
Number of Students Managed 20,884 938
Cusd 300 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 88%
Cusd 300 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $244 MM $11 MM
Cusd 300 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $246 MM $11 MM
Cusd 300 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,000 $11,118
Cusd 300 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,069 $11,218
Cusd 300 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Crystal Lake South High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heineman Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Prairie Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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    Crystal LakeIL 60014
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    2 miles
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    AlgonquinIL 60102
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