Maroa-forsyth Senior High School

Maroa-forsyth Senior High School serves 316 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School operates within the Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2 School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 316 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 316 students
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is equal to 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 13:1 13:1
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
4%
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Asian Students (1999-2013)
Black
7%
19%
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
83%
50%
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Maroa-forsyth Senior 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.
0.30 0.30
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
9%
45%
Maroa-forsyth Senior 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.
4%
6%
Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,384 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,763 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 46% over four years.
The district spending/student of $19,106 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 160% over four years.
School District Name Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,384 932
Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 95% 88%
Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2 School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $10 MM
Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $10 MM
Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,763 $10,546
Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,106 $10,416
Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2 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 Clinton High School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maroa-forsyth Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maroa-forsyth Grade School (7.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MaroaMaroa-forsyth Middle School
    101 South Cedar St
    MaroaIL 61756
    (217)794-5115
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 278 students                      
  • ForsythMaroa-forsyth Grade School
    641 East Shafer St
    ForsythIL 62535
    (217)877-2023
    7.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 592 students                      
  • ClintonClinton Junior High School
    701 Illini Dr
    ClintonIL 61727
    (217)935-2103
    7.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 483 students                      
  • ClintonClinton High School
    1200 State Route 54 West
    ClintonIL 61727
    (217)935-8337
    7.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 565 students                      
  • ClintonLincoln Elementary School
    407 South Jackson St
    ClintonIL 61727
    (217)935-6772
    7.8 mi | Gr. 2-3 | 272 students                      

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