Bloomington High School

Tel: (309)828-5201
  • Bloomington High School serves 1,341 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Bloomington High School operates within the Bloomington 87 School District.
  • Bloomington 87 School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1341 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,341 students
Bloomington High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Bloomington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
Bloomington High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeBloomington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Bloomington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
2%
5%
Bloomington High School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
13%
26%
Bloomington High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
23%
17%
Bloomington High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
55%
49%
Bloomington High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Bloomington High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBloomington High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.630.31
Bloomington High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
47%
Bloomington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
Bloomington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2016)

District Comparison

  • Bloomington 87 School District's student population of 5,358 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 69% has increased from 66% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,024 in this district is less than the state average of $13,105. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,625 is less than the state average of $13,417. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameBloomington 87 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed5,358803
Bloomington 87 School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate69%88%
Bloomington 87 School District Graduation Rate (1996-2016)
District Total Revenue$63 MM$11 MM
Bloomington 87 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$72 MM$11 MM
Bloomington 87 School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,024$13,105
Bloomington 87 School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,625$13,417
Bloomington 87 School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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    0.4 miles
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    Bloomington, IL 61701
    (309)662-4302
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    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
    1.2 miles
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Did You Know?
Illinois public schools have a diversity score of 0.31, which is lower than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Illinois is Stem Partnership School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.