Pontiac High School

Pontiac High School serves 758 students in grades 9-12.
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 758 students has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 758 students
Pontiac High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Pontiac High School Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pontiac High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.24 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
Pontiac High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Hispanic
8%
24%
Pontiac High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
19%
Pontiac High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
87%
50%
Pontiac High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Pontiac High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pontiac 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.
0.24 0.30
Pontiac High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
27%
45%
Pontiac 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.
3%
6%
Pontiac High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 758 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,707 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,536 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 758 932
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
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 District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $10 MM
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,707 $10,546
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,536 $10,416
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 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 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 Grades Students
  • PontiacLivingston Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    1100 East Indiana Ave
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)842-2557
    Vocational School

    0 mi | Gr. 11-12 | n/a students                      
  • PontiacLivingston Co Crossroads Academy
    Special Education School
    1305 East Indiana Ave
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)844-5749
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 2-12 | 16 students                      
  • PontiacPontiac Junior High School
    600 North Morrow St
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)842-4343
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 416 students                      
  • PontiacWashington Elementary School
    400 North Morrow St
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)844-3687
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 256 students                      
  • PontiacCentral Elementary School
    117 West Livingston St
    PontiacIL 61764
    (815)844-3023
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-1 | 387 students                      

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