Du Quoin High School

  • Du Quoin High School serves 538 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 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 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Du Quoin 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Du Quoin High School's student population of 538 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Du Quoin High School is ranked within the top 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 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Du Quoin High School is 0.27, 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)#1692 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
85%
48%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.68
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDu Quoin CUSD 300 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Du Quoin Jackson/perry Ms Taoep Alternative School
    Grades: 7-8 | 9 students
    0.4 miles
    120 E Spring St
    Du Quoin, IL 62832
    (618)687-7290
    0.4 7-8 9
  • Du Quoin Project Soar Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 7 students
    0.4 miles
    120 E Spring St
    Du Quoin, IL 62832
    (618)687-7290
    0.4 11-12 7
  • Du Quoin Tri-county Ward Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 70 students
    0.4 miles
    120 E Spring St
    Du Quoin, IL 62832
    (618)542-5954
    0.4 Inquire with school 70
  • Du Quoin Du Quoin Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 495 students
    0.7 miles
    845 E Jackson St
    Du Quoin, IL 62832
    (618)542-2646
    0.7 K-4 495
  • Du Quoin Du Quoin Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 469 students
    0.7 miles
    845 E Jackson St
    Du Quoin, IL 62832
    (618)542-2646
    0.7 5-8 469

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