Tri-city High School

Tri-city High School serves 161 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Tri-city High School operates within the Tri City Cusd 1 School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 161 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 161 students
Tri-city High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Tri-city High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tri-city High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 17:1 15:1
Tri-city High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
23%
Tri-city High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
Tri-city High School Black (1989-2012)
White
98%
50%
Tri-city High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tri-city High School Sch Ethnicity Tri-city 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.
0.04 0.30
Tri-city High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
9%
23%
Tri-city 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.
16%
26%
Tri-city High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 754 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Tri City Cusd 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 754 949
Tri City Cusd 1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 82% 88%
Tri City Cusd 1 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $10 MM
Tri City Cusd 1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Tri City Cusd 1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,352 $10,546
Tri City Cusd 1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,934 $10,416
Tri City Cusd 1 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 Riverton High School (7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Tri-city Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tri-city Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Buffalo Tri-city Elementary School
    324 West Charles
    Buffalo , IL , 62515
    (217)364-4035
    0  mi  |  307  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Buffalo Tri-city Junior High School
    324 West Charles
    Buffalo , IL , 62515
    (217)364-4530
    0  mi  |  107  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Riverton Riverton Middle School
    1014 East Lincoln St
    Riverton , IL , 62561
    (217)629-6002
    6.3  mi  |  457  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Riverton Riverton Elementary School
    209 North 7th St
    Riverton , IL , 62561
    (217)629-6001
    6.7  mi  |  655  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Riverton Riverton High School
    841 North 3rd St
    Riverton , IL , 62561
    (217)629-6003
    7  mi  |  428  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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