Arcola High School

  • Arcola High School serves 346 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Arcola High School's student population of 346 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arcola High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arcola High School is 0.49, 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#2333 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
42%
26%
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White
58%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arcola High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.490.67
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Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArcola CUSD 306 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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