Carbondale Community High School

Carbondale Community High School serves 1,124 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% 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 1124 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,124 students
Carbondale Community High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Carbondale Community High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Carbondale Community High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 15:1 15:1
Carbondale Community High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
4%
Carbondale Community High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
23%
Carbondale Community High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
26%
19%
Carbondale Community High School Black (1988-2012)
White
58%
50%
Carbondale Community High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Carbondale Community High School Sch Ethnicity Carbondale Community 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.
0.59 0.95
Carbondale Community 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.
22%
23%
Carbondale Community 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.
26%
26%
Carbondale Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,124 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Carbondale Chsd 165 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,124 775
Carbondale Chsd 165 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Carbondale Chsd 165 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $16 MM n/a
Carbondale Chsd 165 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM n/a
Carbondale Chsd 165 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,679 $0
Carbondale Chsd 165 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,771 $0
Carbondale Chsd 165 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 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 Students Grades
  • Carbondale Carbondale Middle School
    1150 East Grand Ave
    Carbondale , IL , 62901
    (618)457-2174
    0.6  mi  |  372  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Carbondale Lewis School
    801 South Lewis Ln
    Carbondale , IL , 62901
    (618)457-5393
    0.8  mi  |  282  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Carbondale Thomas Elementary School
    1025 North Wall St
    Carbondale , IL , 62901
    (618)457-6226
    1.3  mi  |  304  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Carbondale Parrish Elementary School
    121 North Parrish Ln
    Carbondale , IL , 62901
    (618)457-5781
    3.4  mi  |  451  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Carbondale Giant City Elementary School
    1062 Boskydell Rd
    Carbondale , IL , 62902
    (618)457-5391
    3.7  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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Jackson County, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.27, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.95. The most diverse school district in Jackson County is Jackson County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.