East Leyden High School

  • East Leyden High School serves 1,760 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • East Leyden High School operates within the Leyden Chsd 212 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1760 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 108 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,760 students
East Leyden High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %East Leyden High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers108 teachers
East Leyden High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeEast Leyden High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
East Leyden High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
4%
5%
East Leyden High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
52%
25%
East Leyden High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
17%
East Leyden High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
42%
49%
East Leyden High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
East Leyden High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEast Leyden High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL 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.
0.560.67
East Leyden 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.
45%
52%
East Leyden High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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.
5%
2%
East Leyden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Leyden Chsd 212 School District's student population of 3,339 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,462 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,661 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameLeyden Chsd 212 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed3,339753
Leyden Chsd 212 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Raten/a88%
Leyden Chsd 212 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue$73 MM$11 MM
Leyden Chsd 212 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$70 MM$11 MM
Leyden Chsd 212 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$20,462$11,118
Leyden Chsd 212 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$19,661$11,218
Leyden Chsd 212 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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5  10/17/2011
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