Arthur Senior High School

Arthur Senior High School serves 122 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Arthur Senior High School operates within the Arthur Cusd 305 School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 122 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 122 students
Arthur Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Arthur Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Arthur Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.95. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 15:1
Arthur Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
2%
23%
Arthur Senior High School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
White
95%
50%
Arthur Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Arthur Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Arthur 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.
0.10 0.95
Arthur Senior High School Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
6%
23%
Arthur 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.
16%
26%
Arthur Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 520 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Arthur Cusd 305 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 520 949
Arthur Cusd 305 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 88%
Arthur Cusd 305 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $10 MM
Arthur Cusd 305 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $10 MM
Arthur Cusd 305 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,193 $10,546
Arthur Cusd 305 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,403 $10,416
Arthur Cusd 305 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 Atwood Hammond High School (6.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Arthur Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arthur Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Arthur Arthur Junior High School
    301 East Columbia St
    Arthur , IL , 61911
    (217)543-2146
    0  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Arthur Arthur Elementary School
    126 East Lincoln St
    Arthur , IL , 61911
    (217)543-2109
    0.3  mi  |  333  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Atwood Atwood-hammond Elementary School
    316 North Illinois
    Atwood , IL , 61913
    (217)578-2220
    6.4  mi  |  300  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Atwood Atwood Hammond High School
    222 West Magnolia St
    Atwood , IL , 61913
    (217)578-2226
    6.6  mi  |  127  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Arcola Arcola Elementary School
    351 West Washington St
    Arcola , IL , 61910
    (217)268-4961
    8.3  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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