Reed-custer High School

Reed-custer High School serves 518 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Reed-custer High School operates within the Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District.
The school district's 98% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 518 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 518 students
Reed-custer High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Reed-custer High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Reed-custer High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 11:1 13:1
Reed-custer High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
4%
24%
Reed-custer High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
90%
50%
Reed-custer High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Reed-custer High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Reed-custer 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.
0.19 0.30
Reed-custer 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%
Reed-custer 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%
Reed-custer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,701 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,418 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 60% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,832 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,701 932
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 98% 88%
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $10 MM
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $10 MM
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,418 $10,546
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,832 $10,416
Reed Custer Cusd 255u 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 Sowic Education Center (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Reed-custer Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reed-custer Intermediate School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BraidwoodReed-custer Middle School
    407 Comet Dr
    BraidwoodIL 60408
    (815)458-2868
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 394 students                      
  • BraidwoodReed-custer Intermediate School
    162 South School St
    BraidwoodIL 60408
    (815)458-2145
    0.8 mi | Gr. 2-5 | 518 students                      
  • BracevilleBraceville Elementary School
    209 North Mitchell St
    BracevilleIL 60407
    (815)237-8040
    3.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 166 students                      
  • WilmingtonBruning Elementary School
    1910 Bruning Dr
    WilmingtonIL 60481
    (815)926-1683
    3.8 mi | Gr. PK-1 | 250 students                      
  • Coal CityCoal City Intermediate School
    305 East Division St
    Coal CityIL 60416
    (815)634-2182
    4.3 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 322 students                      

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