Amboy High School

  • Amboy High School serves 217 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Amboy High School's student population of 217 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amboy High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amboy High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2106 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
97%
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Amboy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.060.67
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmboy CUSD 272 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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