Madison Senior High School

Madison Senior High School serves 176 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Madison Senior High School operates within the Madison Cusd 12 School District.
The school district's 58% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 176 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 176 students
Madison Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Madison Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Madison Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 8:1 15:1
Madison Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Madison Senior High School Asian (1990-2006)
Hispanic
1%
23%
Madison Senior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
93%
19%
Madison Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
4%
50%
Madison Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Madison Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Madison Senior 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.
0.13 0.66
Madison Senior 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.
55%
23%
Madison Senior 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.
35%
26%
Madison Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 763 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Madison Cusd 12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 763 797
Madison Cusd 12 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 58% 88%
Madison Cusd 12 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $10 MM
Madison Cusd 12 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $10 MM
Madison Cusd 12 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,982 $10,546
Madison Cusd 12 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,526 $10,416
Madison Cusd 12 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 Madison Student Support Center (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harris Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Madison Madison Middle School
    1003 Farrish St
    Madison , IL , 62060
    (618)876-6409
    0.2  mi  |  257  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Madison Madison Student Support Center
    Special Education School
    1003 Farrish St
    Madison , IL , 62060
    (618)876-6409
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Madison Harris Elementary School
    1634 7th St
    Madison , IL , 62060
    (618)877-6864
    0.5  mi  |  204  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Madison Bernard Long Elementary School
    1040 College St
    Madison , IL , 62060
    (618)876-4818
    1.2  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Lovejoy Lovejoy Technology Academy
    800 Madison St
    Lovejoy , IL , 62059
    (618)271-1014
    1.9  mi  |  45  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Madison 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 0.54, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.66. The most diverse school district in Madison County is Madisonville Cisd School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.