Brownstown High School

421 S College Ave
Brownstown, IL 62418
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Brownstown High School serves 75 students in grades 9-12.
Brownstown High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brownstown High School's student population of 75 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Brownstown High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Brownstown High School is 0.15, 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
#2643 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
White
92%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.68
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrownstown CUSD 201 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brownstown High School is St Elmo Senior High School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brownstown Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brownstown Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brownstown Brownstown Junior High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 53 students
    0.0 miles
    421 S College Ave
    Brownstown, IL 62418
    (618) 427-3839
    0 7-8 53
  • Brownstown Brownstown Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 243 students
    0.2 miles
    460 W South St
    Brownstown, IL 62418
    (618) 427-3368
    0.2 PK-6 243
  • Saint Elmo St Elmo Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 247 students
    5.9 miles
    519 W 2nd St
    Saint Elmo, IL 62458
    (618) 829-3263
    5.9 PK-6 247
  • Saint Elmo St Elmo Junior High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 73 students
    6.3 miles
    300 W 12th St
    Saint Elmo, IL 62458
    (618) 829-3227
    6.3 7-8 73
  • Saint Elmo St Elmo Senior High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 119 students
    6.3 miles
    300 W 12th St
    Saint Elmo, IL 62458
    (618) 829-3227
    6.3 9-12 119

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