Peoria High School

1615 North North St

Peoria, IL 61604-4131

Tel: (309)672-6630
Grades: 9-12

1,311 students

Peoria High School serves 1,311 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Peoria High School operates within the Peoria 150 School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1311 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,311 students
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Peoria High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Peoria High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more 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 16:1 15:1
Hispanic
8%
23%
Black
66%
19%
White
15%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Peoria High School Sch Ethnicity Peoria 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.
0.53 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.
38%
23%
Peoria 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.
26%
26%
Peoria High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,175 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 85% over five years.
School District Name Peoria 150 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 16,175 949
Peoria   150 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 88%
Peoria   150 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $179 MM $10 MM
Peoria   150 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $181 MM $10 MM
Peoria   150 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,155 $10,546
Peoria   150 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,340 $10,416
Peoria   150 School 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 Knoxville Center For Student Success (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Quest Charter School Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin-edison Primary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PeoriaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Franklin-edison Primary School
    807 West Columbia Ter
    PeoriaIL 61606
    (309)682-2693
    0.4 mi | 497 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PeoriaIrving Primary School
    519 Ne Glendale Ave
    PeoriaIL 61603
    (309)672-6528
    0.7 mi | 415 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PeoriaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Glen Oak Primary School
    2100 North Wisconsin Ave
    PeoriaIL 61603
    (309)672-6518
    0.8 mi | 780 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • PeoriaKnoxville Center For Student Success
    2628 North Knoxville Ave
    PeoriaIL 61604
    (309)439-0000
    0.9 mi | 71 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PeoriaValeska Hinton Early Ch Ed Center
    800 West Romeo B Garrett Ave
    PeoriaIL 61605
    (309)672-6810
    1 mi | 375 students | Gr. PK-1                      

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Did You Know?
Peoria, 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 0.46, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Peoria is Von Steuben Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.