Cahokia High School

  • Cahokia High School serves 927 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 2% (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 4% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Cahokia High School's student population of 927 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students927 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cahokia High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cahokia High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#3464 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
91%
17%
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White
7%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cahokia High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.170.32
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Graduation Rate
67%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCahokia CUSD 187 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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