Clay City High School

  • Clay City High School serves 50 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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 50 students has declined by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students50 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clay City High School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clay City High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#648 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
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 Ratio8:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
49%
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Diversity Score0.080.67
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Graduation Rate40-59%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClay City CUSD 10 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clay City Clay City Junior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 71 students
    0.0 miles
    Po Box 542
    Clay City, IL 62824
    (618)676-1431
    0.0 6-8 71
  • Flora Floyd Henson Junior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 300 students
    6.4 miles
    609 N Stanford Rd
    Flora, IL 62839
    (618)662-8394
    6.4 6-8 300
  • Flora Flora Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 716 students
    6.8 miles
    445 Emory St
    Flora, IL 62839
    (618)662-2412
    6.8 PK-5 716
  • Flora Flora High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 372 students
    7.2 miles
    600 S Locust St
    Flora, IL 62839
    (618)662-8316
    7.2 9-12 372
  • Cisne Cisne High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 127 students
    9.9 miles
    1456 Us Highway 45
    Cisne, IL 62823
    (618)673-2154
    9.9 9-12 127

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