Ottawa Township High School

Ottawa Township High School serves 1,427 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Ottawa Township High School operates within the Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1427 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,427 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 n/a 13:1
Hispanic
10%
24%
Black
3%
19%
White
85%
50%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.27 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.
30%
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.
n/a 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,427 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,427 932
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
District Total Revenue $22 MM $10 MM
District Spending $22 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,867 $10,546
District Spending / Student $13,915 $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 Regional Safe School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Regional Safe School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Regional Safe School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PeruRegional Safe School
    Alternative School
    2233 6th St
    PeruIL 61354
    (815)220-3560
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | 34 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • OttawaCentral Intermediate School
    711 East Mckinley Rd
    OttawaIL 61350
    (815)433-3761
    0.3 mi | 474 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • OttawaJefferson Elementary School
    1709 Columbus St
    OttawaIL 61350
    (815)434-0726
    0.8 mi | 347 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • OttawaLincoln Elementary School
    1110 West Main St
    OttawaIL 61350
    (815)434-1250
    0.8 mi | 488 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • OttawaMckinley Elementary School
    1320 State St
    OttawaIL 61350
    (815)433-1907
    1.4 mi | 391 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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