Bushnell-prairie City High School

845 Walnut St
Bushnell, IL 61422
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Bushnell-prairie City High School serves 222 students in grades 9-12.
Bushnell-prairie City 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 20-29% (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 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bushnell-prairie City High School's student population of 222 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Bushnell-prairie City 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 Bushnell-prairie City High School is 0.08, 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
#2568 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
96%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.68
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBushnell Prairie City CUSD 170 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bushnell-prairie City High School is Project Insight (10.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bushnell-prairie City Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
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