East Street Louis Senior High School

Tel: (618)646-3700
Grades: 9-12

1,391 students

East Street Louis Senior High School serves 1,391 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
East Street Louis Senior High School operates within the East St Louis 189 School District.
The school district's 54% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1391 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,391 students
East Street Louis Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
East Street Louis Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade East Street Louis Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
East Street Louis Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
23%
East Street Louis Senior High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
98%
19%
East Street Louis Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
50%
All Ethnic Groups East Street Louis Senior High School Sch Ethnicity East Street Louis Senior High School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.66
East Street Louis Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
49%
23%
East Street Louis Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
50%
26%
East Street Louis Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,701 students has grown by 7945% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name East St Louis 189 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 24,701 797
East St Louis   189 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 54% 88%
East St Louis   189 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $120 MM $10 MM
East St Louis   189 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $127 MM $10 MM
East St Louis   189 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $389,779 $10,546
East St Louis   189 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $413,798 $10,416
East St Louis   189 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Curtis Miller Alternative High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mason/clark Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Annette Officer Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East Saint Louis Mason/clark Middle School
    5510 State St
    East Saint Louis , IL , 62203
    (618)646-3750
    0.3  mi  |  691  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • East Saint Louis Annette Officer Elementary School
    558 North 27th St
    East Saint Louis , IL , 62205
    (618)646-3970
    1.4  mi  |  411  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • East Saint Louis Donald Mchenry Elementary School
    2700 Summit Ave
    East Saint Louis , IL , 62205
    (618)646-3950
    1.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Alorton Curtis Miller Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    4400 Grand St
    Alorton , IL , 62207
    (618)646-3790
    Alternative School
    1.7  mi  |  244  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Alorton Vernice G Neely School
    4400 Grand St
    Alorton , IL , 62207
    (618)646-3760
    1.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  4-8

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