Reed-custer High School

Reed-custer High School serves 491 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Reed-custer High School operates within the Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District.
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 491 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 491 students
Reed-custer High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Reed-custer High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Reed-custer High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Reed-custer High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 12:1 18:1
Reed-custer High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Reed-custer High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
91%
50%
Reed-custer High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Reed-custer 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.
0.17 0.31
Reed-custer 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.
34%
47%
Reed-custer 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.
2%
3%
Reed-custer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District's student population of 1,675 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,957 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,223 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,675 938
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $11 MM
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $11 MM
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,957 $11,118
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,223 $11,218
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Sowic Education Center (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Reed-custer Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reed-custer Intermediate School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BraidwoodReed-custer Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 384 students
    0.1 miles
    407 Comet Dr
    BraidwoodIL 60408
    (815)458-2868
    0.16-8384
  • BraidwoodReed-custer Intermediate School
    Grades: 2-5 | 533 students
    0.8 miles
    162 South School St
    BraidwoodIL 60408
    (815)458-2145
    0.82-5533
  • BracevilleBraceville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 158 students
    3.8 miles
    209 North Mitchell St
    BracevilleIL 60407
    (815)237-8040
    3.8KG-8158
  • WilmingtonBruning Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 257 students
    3.8 miles
    1910 Bruning Dr
    WilmingtonIL 60481
    (815)926-1683
    3.8PK-1257
  • Coal CityCoal City Intermediate School
    Grades: 4-5 | 326 students
    4.3 miles
    305 East Division St
    Coal CityIL 60416
    (815)634-2182
    4.34-5326

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