Harvard High School

1103 N Jefferson St
Harvard, IL 60033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Harvard High School serves 718 students in grades 9-12.
Harvard High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Harvard High School's student population of 718 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students718 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Rankings

Harvard High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Harvard High School is 0.47, 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 Testing Rank
#2988 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
65%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
33%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.68
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
70-74%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarvard CUSD 50 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harvard High School is Big Foot High School (7.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harvard Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harvard Jefferson Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 422 students
    0.1 miles
    1200 N Jefferson St
    Harvard, IL 60033
    (815) 943-6464
    0.1 4-5 422
  • Harvard Harvard Junior High School Math: 13% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 594 students
    0.2 miles
    1301 Garfield St
    Harvard, IL 60033
    (815) 943-6466
    0.2 6-8 594
  • Harvard Washington Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 183 students
    0.8 miles
    305 S Hutchinson St
    Harvard, IL 60033
    (815) 943-6367
    0.8 PK 183
  • Harvard Crosby Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 806 students
    1.8 miles
    401 Hereley Dr
    Harvard, IL 60033
    (815) 943-4022
    1.8 K-3 806
  • Walworth Big Foot High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 473 students
    7.0 miles
    401 Devils Ln
    Walworth, WI 53184
    (262) 275-2116
    7 9-12 473

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