Carbondale Community High School

Carbondale Community High School serves 1,092 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher 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%.
Carbondale Community High School operates within the Carbondale Chsd 165 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1092 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,092 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
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 0.59 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 14:1 13:1
Asian
4%
4%
Hispanic
8%
24%
Black
28%
19%
White
57%
50%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.59 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.
48%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,092 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,679 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,771 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Carbondale Chsd 165 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,092 932
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
District Total Revenue $16 MM $10 MM
District Spending $16 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,679 $10,546
District Spending / Student $14,771 $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 Carterville High School (6.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carbondale Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thomas Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Middle School
    1150 East Grand Ave
    CarbondaleIL 62901
    (618)457-2174
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 404 students                      
  • CarbondaleLewis School
    801 South Lewis Ln
    CarbondaleIL 62901
    (618)457-5393
    0.8 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 307 students                      
  • CarbondaleThomas Elementary School
    1025 North Wall St
    CarbondaleIL 62901
    (618)457-6226
    1.3 mi | Gr. 2-3 | 295 students                      
  • CarbondaleParrish Elementary School
    121 North Parrish Ln
    CarbondaleIL 62901
    (618)457-5781
    3.4 mi | Gr. PK-1 | 483 students                      
  • CarbondaleGiant City Elementary School
    1062 Boskydell Rd
    CarbondaleIL 62902
    (618)457-5391
    3.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 255 students                      

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