Gcms High School

  • Gcms High School serves 311 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Gcms High School operates within the Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District.
  • Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District's 84% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 311 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 311 students
Gcms High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Gcms High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Gcms High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Gcms High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.07 is less 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 12:1 16:1
Gcms High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Gcms High School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
25%
Gcms High School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
n/a
17%
Gcms High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
n/a
49%
Gcms High School White Students (1994-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Gcms High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Gcms High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.07 0.31
Gcms High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
29%
52%
Gcms 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.
8%
2%
Gcms High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District's student population of 1,039 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,984 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,630 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,039 753
Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District Students Managed (1995-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 88%
Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $12 MM
Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2014)
District Spending $13 MM $11 MM
Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District District Spending (1996-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,984 $16,005
Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,630 $14,988
Gibson City-melvin-sibley Cusd 5 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gibson CityGcms Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
    0.1 miles
    902 N Church St
    Gibson CityIL 60936
    (217)784-4278
    0.1PK-5467
  • Gibson CityGcms Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 261 students
    0.3 miles
    316 E 19th St
    Gibson CityIL 60936
    (217)784-8731
    0.36-8261
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    Grades: 7-12 | 275 students
    11.4 miles
    211 W Division St
    FisherIL 61843
    (217)897-1225
    11.47-12275
  • FisherFisher Grade School
    Grades: KG-6 | 320 students
    11.5 miles
    801 S 5th St
    FisherIL 61843
    (217)897-1133
    11.5KG-6320
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    14 miles
    700 Panther Way
    PaxtonIL 60957
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