Jacksonville High School

Jacksonville High School serves 961 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Jacksonville High School operates within the Jacksonville 117 School District.
Jacksonville 117 School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 961 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 961 students
Jacksonville High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jacksonville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Jacksonville High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jacksonville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 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 18:1
Jacksonville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Jacksonville High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
7%
17%
Jacksonville High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
84%
50%
Jacksonville High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Jacksonville High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.29 0.31
Jacksonville High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
43%
47%
Jacksonville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
6%
3%
Jacksonville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Jacksonville 117 School District's student population of 3,619 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 82% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,689 in this district is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,051 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Jacksonville 117 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 3,619 938
Jacksonville   117 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 88%
Jacksonville   117 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $11 MM
Jacksonville   117 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $11 MM
Jacksonville   117 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,689 $11,118
Jacksonville   117 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,051 $11,218
Jacksonville   117 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Educational Support Program (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Educational Support Program (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • JacksonvilleLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 311 students
    0.6 miles
    320 West Independence Ave
    JacksonvilleIL 62650
    (217)243-4384
    0.6KG-6311
  • JacksonvilleEducational Support ProgramAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.7 miles
    747 W Lafayette Ave
    JacksonvilleIL 62650
    (217)243-8438
    0.76-12n/a
  • JacksonvilleThe Lafayette AcademyAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 37 students
    0.7 miles
    747 West Lafayette Ave
    JacksonvilleIL 62650
    (217)243-8438
    0.79-1237
  • JacksonvilleWalnut Court Early Years Program Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 176 students
    0.7 miles
    110 Walnut Ct
    JacksonvilleIL 62650
    (217)243-4384
    0.7PK176
  • JacksonvilleClay Court Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 17 students
    0.8 miles
    310 North Clay Ct
    JacksonvilleIL 62650
    (217)243-7402
    0.8PK17

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