Bloomington High School

Bloomington High School serves 1,441 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Bloomington High School operates within the Bloomington 87 School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1441 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has grown by 56% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,441 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 128 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
10%
24%
Black
25%
19%
White
57%
50%
Two or more races
6%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.60 0.30
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.
45%
45%
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.
5%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,626 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,253 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,456 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Bloomington 87 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,626 932
Graduation Rate 66% 88%
District Total Revenue $64 MM $10 MM
District Spending $65 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,253 $10,546
District Spending / Student $11,456 $10,416
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bloomington Area Career Center (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bloomington Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BloomingtonBloomington Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    1202 East Locust
    BloomingtonIL 61702
    (309)829-8671
    Vocational School

    0 mi | Gr. 11-12 | n/a students                      
  • BloomingtonBloomington Junior High School
    901 Colton Ave
    BloomingtonIL 61701
    (309)827-0086
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1189 students                      
  • BloomingtonWashington Elementary School
    1201 East Washington St
    BloomingtonIL 61701
    (309)829-7034
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 527 students                      
  • BloomingtonOakland Elementary School
    1605 East Oakland Ave
    BloomingtonIL 61701
    (309)662-4302
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 522 students                      
  • BloomingtonBent Elementary School
    904 North Roosevelt Ave
    BloomingtonIL 61701
    (309)828-4315
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 437 students                      

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