Farmington Central High School

Farmington Central High School serves 434 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Farmington Central High School operates within the Farmington Central Cusd 265 School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 434 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 434 students
Farmington Central High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Farmington Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Farmington Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 14:1 15:1
Farmington Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Farmington Central High School Asian (1988-2009)
Hispanic
3%
23%
Farmington Central High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Farmington Central High School Black (1995-2012)
White
92%
50%
Farmington Central High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Farmington Central High School Sch Ethnicity Farmington Central 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.
0.15 0.66
Farmington Central 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.
8%
23%
Farmington Central 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.
22%
26%
Farmington Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,517 students has grown by 67% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Farmington Central Cusd 265 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 2,517 797
Farmington Central Cusd 265 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 91% 88%
Farmington Central Cusd 265 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $10 MM
District Spending $12 MM $10 MM
Farmington Central Cusd 265 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,655 $10,546
Farmington Central Cusd 265 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,984 $10,416
Farmington Central Cusd 265 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 Elmwood High School (5.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Farmington Central Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Farmington Central Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Farmington Farmington Central Junior High School
    300 North Lightfoot Rd
    Farmington , IL , 61531
    (309)245-1000
    0  mi  |  329  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Farmington Farmington Central Elementary School
    108 North Lightfoot Rd
    Farmington , IL , 61531
    (309)245-1000
    0.1  mi  |  727  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Elmwood Elmwood Junior High School
    301 West Butternut St
    Elmwood , IL , 61529
    (309)742-2851
    5.6  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Elmwood Elmwood High School
    301 West Butternut St
    Elmwood , IL , 61529
    (309)742-2851
    5.6  mi  |  186  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Elmwood Elmwood Elementary School
    501 North Morgan St
    Elmwood , IL , 61529
    (309)742-4261
    5.8  mi  |  385  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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