Pontiac High School

1100 East Indiana Ave,

Pontiac, IL, 61764-1204

Tel: (815)844-6113
Grades: 9-12

790 students

Pontiac High School serves 790 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Pontiac High School operates within the Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District.

Overview

The student population of 790 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 790 students
Pontiac High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Pontiac High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pontiac High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 16:1 15:1
Pontiac High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Pontiac High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
6%
23%
Pontiac High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Pontiac High School Black (1988-2012)
White
87%
50%
Pontiac High School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.24 0.66
Pontiac 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.
14%
23%
Pontiac 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.
18%
26%
Pontiac High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 790 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District Name Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 790 797
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2002)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $10 MM
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $10 MM
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,707 $10,546
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,536 $10,416
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 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 Livingston Area Career Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Livingston Co Crossroads Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Livingston Co Crossroads Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pontiac Livingston Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    1100 East Indiana Ave
    Pontiac , IL , 61764
    (815)842-2557
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  11-12
  • Pontiac Livingston Co Crossroads Academy
    Special Education School
    1305 East Indiana Ave
    Pontiac , IL , 61764
    (815)844-5749
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Pontiac Pontiac Junior High School
    600 North Morrow St
    Pontiac , IL , 61764
    (815)842-4343
    0.4  mi  |  405  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Pontiac Washington Elementary School
    400 North Morrow St
    Pontiac , IL , 61764
    (815)844-3687
    0.5  mi  |  266  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Pontiac Central Elementary School
    117 West Livingston St
    Pontiac , IL , 61764
    (815)844-3023
    0.7  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  PK-1

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