Bloomington High School

  • Bloomington High School serves 1,390 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bloomington High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Bloomington High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Bloomington High School's student population of 1,390 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bloomington High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bloomington High School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#1715 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
24%
17%
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White
52%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.68
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Graduation Rate
89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomington 87 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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