Dee-mack High School

401 East 5th St

Mackinaw, IL 61755-7623

Tel: (309)359-4421
Grades: 9-12

324 students

Dee-mack High School serves 324 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Dee-mack High School operates within the Deer Creek-mackinaw Cusd 701 School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 324 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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 10:1 13:1
Hispanic
2%
24%
White
97%
50%
Two or more races
1%
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.
0.06 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.
14%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,099 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Deer Creek-mackinaw Cusd 701 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,099 932
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
District Total Revenue $10 MM $10 MM
District Spending $13 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,455 $10,546
District Spending / Student $11,781 $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 Tremont High School (7.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dee-mack Intermediate School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dee-mack Primary/jr High School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MackinawDee-mack Primary/jr High School
    102 East 5th St
    MackinawIL 61755
    (309)359-4321
    0.3 mi | 513 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MortonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Lincoln Elementary School
    100 South Nebraska Ave
    MortonIL 61550
    (309)266-6989
    6.9 mi | 461 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Deer CreekDee-mack Intermediate School
    506 North Logan St
    Deer CreekIL 61733
    (309)447-6226
    6.9 mi | 262 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • MortonGrundy Elementary School
    1100 South 4th Ave
    MortonIL 61550
    (309)263-1421
    7.1 mi | 368 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • TremontTremont Elementary School
    200 South James St
    TremontIL 61568
    (309)925-4841
    7.1 mi | 347 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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