Harry D Jacobs High School

Harry D Jacobs High School serves 2,210 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Harry D Jacobs High School operates within the Cusd 300 School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 2210 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 153 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,210 students
Harry D Jacobs High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 153 teachers
Harry D Jacobs High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Harry D Jacobs High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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
Harry D Jacobs High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
4%
Harry D Jacobs High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
15%
24%
Harry D Jacobs High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
19%
Harry D Jacobs High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
74%
50%
Harry D Jacobs High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Harry D Jacobs High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Harry D Jacobs High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.43 0.30
Harry D Jacobs High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
14%
45%
Harry D Jacobs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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%
Harry D Jacobs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,655 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,242 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,637 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 42% over four years.
School District Name Cusd 300 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
3
Number of Students Managed 20,655 932
Cusd 300 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 91% 88%
Cusd 300 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $225 MM $10 MM
Cusd 300 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $253 MM $10 MM
Cusd 300 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,242 $10,546
Cusd 300 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,637 $10,416
Cusd 300 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Crystal Lake South High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heineman Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Prairie Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Lake In The HillsLincoln Prairie Elementary School
    500 Harvest Gate
    Lake In The HillsIL 60156
    (847)532-6600
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 544 students                      
  • Lake In The HillsLake In The Hills Elementary School
    519 Willow St
    Lake In The HillsIL 60156
    (847)532-6900
    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 488 students                      
  • AlgonquinKenneth E Neubert Elementary School
    1100 Huntington Dr
    AlgonquinIL 60102
    (847)532-6800
    1.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 423 students                      
  • Crystal LakeIndian Prairie Elementary School
    651 Village Rd
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-2124
    1.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 556 students                      
  • AlgonquinMackeben Elementary School
    800 Academic Dr
    AlgonquinIL 60102
    (847)659-3400
    2 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 588 students                      

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