Grant Community High School

  • Grant Community High School serves 1,889 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Grant Community High School operates within the Grant Chsd 124 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1889 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 39% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,889 students
Grant Community High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Grant Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
Grant Community High School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by GradeGrant Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Grant Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
4%
5%
Grant Community High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
20%
25%
Grant Community High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
17%
Grant Community High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
69%
49%
Grant Community High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Grant Community High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGrant Community 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.
0.480.67
Grant Community 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.
32%
52%
Grant Community 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.
4%
2%
Grant Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Grant Chsd 124 School District's student population of 1,889 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,553 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,880 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District NameGrant Chsd 124 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed1,889753
Grant Chsd 124 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Raten/a88%
Grant Chsd 124 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue$30 MM$11 MM
Grant Chsd 124 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$36 MM$11 MM
Grant Chsd 124 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,553$11,118
Grant Chsd 124 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,880$11,218
Grant Chsd 124 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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