Belleville High School-west

  • Belleville High School-west serves 2,158 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 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 34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Belleville High School-west places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Belleville High School-west's student population of 2,158 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 117 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers117 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belleville High School-west's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belleville High School-west is 0.57, 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#1008 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
37%
17%
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White
54%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belleville High School-west.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.570.67
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelleville Twp HSD 201 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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