Coal City High School

655 W Division St
Coal City, IL 60416
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Coal City High School serves 662 students in grades 9-12.
Coal City High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Coal City High School's student population of 662 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students662 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Coal City High School is ranked within the top 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 Coal City High School is 0.19, 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
#1521 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
90%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.68
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCoal City CUSD 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Coal City High School is Reed-custer High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Coal City Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Coal City Coal City Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 484 students
    0.3 miles
    500 S Carbon Hill Rd
    Coal City, IL 60416
    (815) 634-5039
    0.3 6-8 484
  • Coal City Coal City Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-1 | 437 students
    0.8 miles
    755 S Carbon Hill Rd
    Coal City, IL 60416
    (815) 634-5042
    0.8 PK-1 437
  • Coal City Coal City Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 2-3 | 338 students
    0.9 miles
    300 N Broadway St
    Coal City, IL 60416
    (815) 634-2334
    0.9 2-3 338
  • Coal City Coal City Intermediate School Math: 55% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 4-5 | 300 students
    1.1 miles
    305 E Division St
    Coal City, IL 60416
    (815) 634-2182
    1.1 4-5 300
  • Braidwood Reed-custer Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 651 students
    4.5 miles
    162 S School St
    Braidwood, IL 60408
    (815) 458-2145
    4.5 PK-5 651

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