La Salle-peru Township High School

La Salle-peru Township High School serves 1,250 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
La Salle-peru Township High School operates within the La Salle-peru Twp Hsd 120 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1250 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,250 students
La Salle-peru Township High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % La Salle-peru Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
La Salle-peru Township High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade La Salle-peru Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 14:1 18:1
La Salle-peru Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
La Salle-peru Township High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
11%
25%
La Salle-peru Township High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
17%
La Salle-peru Township High School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
86%
50%
La Salle-peru Township High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups La Salle-peru Township 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.
0.25 0.31
La Salle-peru Township High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
36%
47%
La Salle-peru Township 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.
4%
3%
La Salle-peru Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,250 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,345 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,680 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name La Salle-peru Twp Hsd 120 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,250 938
La Salle-peru Twp Hsd 120 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
La Salle-peru Twp Hsd 120 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $11 MM
La Salle-peru Twp Hsd 120 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $17 MM $11 MM
La Salle-peru Twp Hsd 120 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,345 $11,118
La Salle-peru Twp Hsd 120 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,680 $11,218
La Salle-peru Twp Hsd 120 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 Circuit Breaker School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jackson School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • La SalleJackson School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK | 121 students345 6th St
    La SalleIL 61301
    (815)223-0786
    0.2PK121
  • La SalleLincoln Junior High School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 310 students1165 Saint Vincents Ave
    La SalleIL 61301
    (815)223-0786
    0.76-8310
  • La SalleNorthwest Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 602 students1735 Malcolm Ave
    La SalleIL 61301
    (815)223-0786
    1KG-5602
  • PeruWashington Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: 2-4 | 279 students1325 Park Rd
    PeruIL 61354
    (815)223-0301
    12-4279
  • PeruNorthview Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 287 students1429 Shooting Park Rd
    PeruIL 61354
    (815)223-2567
    1.1PK-1287

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