Argo Community High School

  • Argo Community High School serves 1,761 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Argo Community High School operates within the Argo Chsd 217 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1761 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 109 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,761 students
Argo Community High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Argo Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers109 teachers
Argo Community High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeArgo Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Argo Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
Argo Community High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
45%
25%
Argo Community High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
15%
17%
Argo Community High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
38%
49%
Argo Community High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Argo Community High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsArgo Community High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL 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.
0.640.67
Argo Community High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
64%
52%
Argo Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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
2%
Argo Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Argo Chsd 217 School District's student population of 1,761 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,505 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,862 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District NameArgo Chsd 217 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed1,761753
Argo Chsd 217 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Raten/a88%
Argo Chsd 217 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue$34 MM$11 MM
Argo Chsd 217 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$31 MM$11 MM
Argo Chsd 217 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,505$11,118
Argo Chsd 217 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,862$11,218
Argo Chsd 217 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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