Coal City High School

  • Coal City High School serves 662 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Coal City High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Coal City High School's student population of 662 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% 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 20% 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Coal City High School is 0.17, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#649 out of 3679 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
91%
48%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.67
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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

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