Henry-senachwine High School

  • Henry-senachwine High School serves 178 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Henry-senachwine 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Henry-senachwine High School's student population of 178 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henry-senachwine High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henry-senachwine High School is 0.12, 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 School Rank#2696 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
94%
48%
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Diversity Score0.120.68
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Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry-Senachwine CUSD 5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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