Lewistown Jr/sr High School

15205 N State 100hwy
Lewistown, IL 61542
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Lewistown Jr/sr High School serves 287 students in grades 7-12.
Lewistown Jr/sr 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 10-14% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lewistown Jr/sr High School's student population of 287 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students287 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lewistown Jr/sr High School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Lewistown Jr/sr 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 Lewistown Jr/sr High School is 0.02, 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
#2837 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
White
99%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.68
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lewistown Jr/sr High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewistown CUSD 97 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lewistown Jr/sr High School is New Horizons (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cuba Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lewistown New Horizons Special Education School
    Grades: 9 | 29 students
    1.1 miles
    315 S Illinois St
    Lewistown, IL 61542
    (309) 547-7323
    1.1 9 29
  • Lewistown Central Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 368 students
    1.8 miles
    15501 E Avenue L
    Lewistown, IL 61542
    (309) 547-2231
    1.8 PK-6 368
  • Cuba Cuba Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 98 students
    5.7 miles
    20325 N St Rte 97
    Cuba, IL 61427
    (309) 785-5023
    5.7 6-8 98
  • Cuba Cuba Senior High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
    5.7 miles
    20325 N St Rte 97
    Cuba, IL 61427
    (309) 785-5023
    5.7 9-12 140
  • Cuba Cuba Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 181 students
    6.1 miles
    Po Box 80
    Cuba, IL 61427
    (309) 785-8054
    6.1 PK-5 181

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