Cobden High School

  • Cobden High School serves 167 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Cobden High School operates within the Cobden Sud 17 School District.
  • Cobden Sud 17 School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 167 students has grown by 25% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 167 students
Cobden High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Cobden High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Cobden High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Cobden High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Cobden High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Cobden High School Asian Students (1997-2005)
Hispanic
33%
25%
Cobden High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
17%
Cobden High School Black Students (1989-2012)
White
66%
49%
Cobden High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cobden High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Cobden High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Cobden High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.31
Cobden High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
52%
Cobden High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Cobden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Cobden Sud 17 School District's student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,158 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,375 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Cobden Sud 17 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 545 753
Cobden Sud 17 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 88%
Cobden Sud 17 School District Graduation Rate (1997-2010)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $12 MM
Cobden Sud 17 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $11 MM
Cobden Sud 17 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,158 $16,005
Cobden Sud 17 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,375 $14,988
Cobden Sud 17 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CobdenCobden Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 239 students
    0 miles
    413 N Appleknocker St
    CobdenIL 62920
    (618)893-2311
    0PK-6239
  • CobdenCobden Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 139 students
    0 miles
    413 N Appleknocker St
    CobdenIL 62920
    (618)893-4031
    06-8139
  • AnnaTri-county South - Choate High SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: 10-12 | 23 students
    4.2 miles
    1000 N Main Dewey Bldg
    AnnaIL 62906
    (618)833-4541
    4.210-1223
  • AnnaLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 256 students
    5.1 miles
    108 Warren St
    AnnaIL 62906
    (618)833-6851
    5.1KG-2256
  • AnnaAnna Junior High School
    Grades: 5-8 | 313 students
    5.2 miles
    301 S Green St
    AnnaIL 62906
    (618)833-6812
    5.25-8313

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.