Clay City High School

  • Clay City High School serves 57 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Clay City High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Clay City High School's student population of 57 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clay City High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clay City High School is 0.13, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1959 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
93%
48%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clay City High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.130.68
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Graduation Rate40-59%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clay City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClay City CUSD 10 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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