Serena High School

2283 North 3812th Rd

Serena, IL 60549-5103

Tel: (815)496-2361
Grades 9-12
241 students
Serena High School serves 241 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Serena High School operates within the Serena Cusd 2 School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 241 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 241 students
Serena High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Serena High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Serena High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Serena High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 18:1
Serena High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Serena High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
1%
17%
Serena High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
91%
50%
Serena High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Serena High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Serena 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.
0.17 0.31
Serena High School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
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%
47%
Serena High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
n/a
3%
Serena High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 721 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,846 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,336 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Serena Cusd 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 721 938
Serena Cusd 2 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 88%
Serena Cusd 2 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $11 MM
Serena Cusd 2 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $10 MM $11 MM
Serena Cusd 2 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,846 $11,118
Serena Cusd 2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,336 $11,218
Serena Cusd 2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Newark Community High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lasalle County Detention Home (9.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Serena Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SerenaSerena Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 156 students2283 North 3812th Rd
    SerenaIL 60549
    (815)496-9250
    0KG-8156
  • SheridanSheridan Elementary School
    3.9 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 179 students115 East Si Johnson Ave
    SheridanIL 60551
    (815)496-2002
    3.9KG-8179
  • OttawaRutland Elementary School
    6.2 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 75 studentsRr 71 East 3231
    OttawaIL 61350
    (815)433-2949
    6.2KG-875
  • EarlvilleHarding Grade School
    6.3 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 145 students1643 North 40th Rd
    EarlvilleIL 60518
    (815)792-8216
    6.3KG-8145
  • MarseillesMilton Pope Elementary School
    8 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 215 students3197 East 28th Rd
    MarseillesIL 61341
    (815)357-8151
    8KG-8215

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