Lanphier High School

1300 N 11th St
Springfield, IL 62702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lanphier High School serves 1,199 students in grades 9-12.
Lanphier 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (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 14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Lanphier High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Lanphier High School's student population of 1,199 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
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School Comparison

Lanphier 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 diversity score of Lanphier High School is 0.60, 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
#3097 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
39%
17%
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White
49%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Graduation Rate
73%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
25%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield 186 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lanphier High School is Douglas School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Magnet School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcclernand Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Mcclernand Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 246 students
    0.6 miles
    801 N 6th St
    Springfield, IL 62702
    (217) 525-3247
    0.6 K-5 246
  • Springfield Ridgely Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
    0.8 miles
    2040 N 8th St
    Springfield, IL 62702
    (217) 525-3259
    0.8 PK-5 328
  • Springfield Fairview Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 249 students
    0.9 miles
    2200 E Ridgely Ave
    Springfield, IL 62702
    (217) 525-3211
    0.9 K-5 249
  • Springfield Feitshans Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
    0.9 miles
    1101 S 15th St
    Springfield, IL 62703
    (217) 525-3030
    0.9 PK-5 380
  • Springfield Enos Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 269 students
    1.1 miles
    524 W Elliott Ave
    Springfield, IL 62702
    (217) 525-3208
    1.1 K-5 269

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