Crab Orchard High School

19189 Bailey St,

Marion, IL, 62959-7355

Tel: (618)982-2181
Grades: 9-12

135 students

Crab Orchard High School serves 135 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Crab Orchard High School operates within the Crab Orchard Cusd 3 School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 135 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 135 students
Crab Orchard High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Crab Orchard High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Crab Orchard High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Crab Orchard High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Crab Orchard High School Asian (1995-1997)
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Black
n/a
19%
Crab Orchard High School Black (1999-2007)
White
100%
50%
Crab Orchard High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Crab Orchard High School Sch Ethnicity Crab Orchard 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.
0.00 0.66
Crab Orchard High School Diversity Score (1995-2011)
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.
17%
23%
Crab Orchard 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%
Crab Orchard High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Crab Orchard Cusd 3 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 458 797
Crab Orchard Cusd 3 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 88%
Crab Orchard Cusd 3 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $10 MM
Crab Orchard Cusd 3 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $10 MM
Crab Orchard Cusd 3 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,288 $10,546
Crab Orchard Cusd 3 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,869 $10,416
Crab Orchard Cusd 3 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 Williamson Co Learning Center (7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Williamson Co Learning Center (7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (6.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marion Crab Orchard Elementary School
    19189 Bailey St
    Marion , IL , 62959
    (618)982-2181
    0  mi  |  323  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Marion School For Hearing Impaired
    Special Education School
    801 East Reeves St
    Marion , IL , 62959
    (618)997-2472
    Special Education School
    6.2  mi  |  66  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Marion Jefferson Elementary School
    700 East Blvd St
    Marion , IL , 62959
    (618)997-5766
    6.2  mi  |  279  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pittsburg Lincoln Elementary School
    20163 Corinth Rd
    Pittsburg , IL , 62974
    (618)982-2130
    6.4  mi  |  107  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Marion Washington Elementary School
    420 East Main St
    Marion , IL , 62959
    (618)993-8534
    6.5  mi  |  601  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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