South Central High School

South Central High School serves 196 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
South Central High School operates within the South Central Cud 401 School District.
South Central Cud 401 School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 196 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 196 students
South Central High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % South Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
South Central High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade South Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 12:1 18:1
South Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
White
98%
50%
South Central High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
South Central High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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 0.66
South Central High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
53%
47%
South Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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%
South Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

South Central Cud 401 School District's student population of 702 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 85% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,960 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name South Central Cud 401 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 702 849
South Central Cud 401 School District Students Managed (1993-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 88%
South Central Cud 401 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $7 MM n/a
South Central Cud 401 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $7 MM n/a
South Central Cud 401 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,960 n/a
South Central Cud 401 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,416 n/a
South Central Cud 401 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 St Elmo Senior High School (14 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Central Middle School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Central Elementary-kinmundy Elementary School (5.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KinmundySouth Central Elementary-kinmundy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 290 students
    5.7 miles
    810 East 1st St
    KinmundyIL 62854
    (618)547-7696
    5.7PK-4290
  • KinmundySouth Central Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 216 students
    6.3 miles
    503 South Madison
    KinmundyIL 62854
    (618)547-7734
    6.35-8216
  • EdgewoodEdgewood Grade School
    Grades: KG-4 | 60 students
    8.5 miles
    710 Indiana St
    EdgewoodIL 62426
    (217)540-1527
    8.5KG-460
  • Saint ElmoSt Elmo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 255 students
    13.4 miles
    519 West 2nd St
    Saint ElmoIL 62458
    (618)829-3263
    13.4PK-6255
  • Saint ElmoSt Elmo Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 76 students
    14 miles
    300 West 12th St
    Saint ElmoIL 62458
    (618)829-3227
    147-876

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