Heritage High School

Heritage High School serves 151 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Heritage High School operates within the Heritage Cusd 8 School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 151 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 151 students
Heritage High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Heritage High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Heritage High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Heritage High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less 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 9:1 18:1
Heritage High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
White
98%
50%
Heritage High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Heritage High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Heritage High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.31
Heritage High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
21%
47%
Heritage High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
1%
3%
Heritage High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 463 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,941 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,238 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 53% over four years.
School District Name Heritage Cusd 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 463 938
Heritage Cusd 8 School District Students Managed (1990-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 88%
Heritage Cusd 8 School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $11 MM
Heritage Cusd 8 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $7 MM $11 MM
Heritage Cusd 8 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,941 $11,118
Heritage Cusd 8 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,238 $11,218
Heritage Cusd 8 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Villa Grove High School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Villa Grove Junior High School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newman Grade School (7.6 miles away)
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  • NewmanNewman Grade School
    7.6 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 84 students207 South Coffin St
    NewmanIL 61942
    (217)837-2475
    7.6PK-184
  • HomerHeritage Junior High And Elementary School
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    9.1 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 312 students512 West 1st St
    HomerIL 61849
    (217)896-2421
    9.1KG-8312
  • Villa GroveVilla Grove Elementary School
    9.2 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 361 students400 North Sycamore St
    Villa GroveIL 61956
    (217)832-2261
    9.2PK-6361
  • Villa GroveVilla Grove High School
    9.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 167 students400 North Sycamore St
    Villa GroveIL 61956
    (217)832-2321
    9.29-12167
  • Villa GroveVilla Grove Junior High School
    9.2 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 92 students400 North Sycamore St
    Villa GroveIL 61956
    (217)832-2261
    9.27-892

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