Gcms High School

  • Gcms High School serves 328 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Gcms High School's student population of 328 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gcms High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gcms High School is 0.13, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1228 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
93%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.130.67
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGibson City-Melvin-Sibley CUSD 5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gibson City Gcms Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 445 students
    0.1 miles
    902 N Church St
    Gibson City, IL 60936
    (217)784-4278
    0.1 PK-5 445
  • Gibson City Gcms Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 221 students
    0.3 miles
    316 E 19th St
    Gibson City, IL 60936
    (217)784-8731
    0.3 6-8 221
  • Fisher Fisher Jr/sr High School Magnet School
    Grades: 7-12 | 276 students
    11.4 miles
    111 W Division St
    Fisher, IL 61843
    (217)897-1225
    11.4 7-12 276
  • Fisher Fisher Grade School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 347 students
    11.5 miles
    801 S 5th St
    Fisher, IL 61843
    (217)897-1133
    11.5 K-6 347
  • Paxton Paxton-buckley-loda High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 472 students
    14.0 miles
    Po Box 50
    Paxton, IL 60957
    (217)379-4331
    14.0 9-12 472

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