Heritage High School

Heritage High School serves 155 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Heritage High School operates within the Heritage Cusd 8 School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 155 students
Heritage High School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Heritage High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Heritage High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 10:1 15:1
Heritage High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Heritage High School Asian (1991-2009)
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Heritage High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
Heritage High School Black (1996-2010)
White
96%
50%
Heritage High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Heritage High School Sch Ethnicity Heritage 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.
0.08 0.66
Heritage High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
7%
23%
Heritage 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.
15%
26%
Heritage High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 507 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Heritage Cusd 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 507 797
Graduation Rate 83% 88%
Heritage Cusd 8 School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $10 MM
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,423 $10,546
District Spending / Student $10,092 $10,416
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 Villa Grove High School (9.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Heritage Junior High School (9.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newman Grade School (7.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Newman Newman Grade School
    207 South Coffin St
    Newman , IL , 61942
    (217)837-2475
    7.6  mi  |  145  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Homer Heritage Junior High School
    512 West 1st St
    Homer , IL , 61849
    (217)896-2421
    9.1  mi  |  114  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Homer Heritage Elementary School -homer
    512 West 1st St
    Homer , IL , 61849
    (217)896-2421
    9.1  mi  |  238  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Villa Grove Villa Grove High School
    400 North Sycamore St
    Villa Grove , IL , 61956
    (217)832-2321
    9.2  mi  |  162  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Villa Grove Villa Grove Elementary School
    400 North Sycamore St
    Villa Grove , IL , 61956
    (217)832-2261
    9.2  mi  |  366  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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