Peoria High School

1615 North North St

Peoria, IL 61604-4131

Tel: (309)672-6630
Grades 9-12
1,214 students
Peoria High School serves 1,214 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Peoria High School operates within the Peoria 150 School District.
Peoria 150 School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 1214 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,214 students
Peoria High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Peoria High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Peoria High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Peoria High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 15:1 18:1
Peoria High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
12%
25%
Peoria High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
63%
17%
Peoria High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
16%
50%
Peoria High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Peoria High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.56 0.31
Peoria 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.
67%
47%
Peoria 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.
n/a
3%
Peoria High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

Peoria 150 School District's student population of 13,778 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 71% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,413 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 26% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,594 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Peoria 150 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 13,778 938
Peoria   150 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 88%
Peoria   150 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $11 MM
Peoria   150 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $190 MM $11 MM
Peoria   150 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,413 $11,118
Peoria   150 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,594 $11,218
Peoria   150 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 Knoxville Center For Student Success (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Greeley Alternative School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Primary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Peoria Franklin Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
    0.4 miles
    807 West Columbia Ter
    PeoriaIL 61606
    (309)682-2693
    0.4PK-5529
  • PeoriaLincoln School
    Grades: KG-8 | 806 students
    0.7 miles
    700 Mary St
    PeoriaIL 61603
    (309)672-6542
    0.7KG-8806
  • Peoria Glen Oak Community Learning Center
    Grades: KG-6 | 714 students
    0.8 miles
    2100 North Wisconsin Ave
    PeoriaIL 61603
    (309)672-6518
    0.8KG-6714
  • PeoriaKnoxville Center For Student Success
    Grades: 9-12 | 113 students
    0.9 miles
    2628 North Knoxville Ave
    PeoriaIL 61604
    (309)672-6625
    0.99-12113
  • PeoriaValeska Hinton Early Ch Ed Center
    Grades: PK-1 | 290 students
    1 miles
    800 West Romeo B Garrett Ave
    PeoriaIL 61605
    (309)672-6810
    1PK-1290

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