Lanphier High School

  • Lanphier High School serves 1,258 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lanphier High School's student population of 1,258 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lanphier High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lanphier High School is 0.61, 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#3410 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
40%
17%
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White
48%
49%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lanphier High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.610.67
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Graduation Rate
72%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lanphier High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield SD 186 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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