Pontiac High School

Pontiac High School serves 730 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Pontiac High School operates within the Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 730 students has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 730 students
Pontiac High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pontiac High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Pontiac High School Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pontiac High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 n/a 18:1
Pontiac High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Hispanic
8%
25%
Pontiac High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
17%
Pontiac High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
87%
50%
Pontiac High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Pontiac High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pontiac 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.
0.24 0.31
Pontiac 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.
26%
47%
Pontiac 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.
5%
3%
Pontiac High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 751 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,713 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,735 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 751 938
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2002)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $11 MM
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $12 MM $11 MM
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,713 $11,118
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,735 $11,218
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 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 Livingston Co Crossroads Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Livingston Co Crossroads Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Livingston Co Crossroads Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PontiacLivingston Co Crossroads Academy
    Special Education School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 3-12 | 14 students1305 East Indiana Ave
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)844-5749
    0.23-1214
  • PontiacPontiac Junior High School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 388 students600 North Morrow St
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)842-4343
    0.46-8388
  • PontiacWashington Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 245 students400 North Morrow St
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)844-3687
    0.5KG-5245
  • PontiacCentral Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 378 students117 West Livingston St
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)844-3023
    0.7PK-1378
  • PontiacLincoln Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 2-3 | 274 students514 South Main St
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)844-3924
    1.12-3274

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