Morris Community High School

1000 Union St
Morris, IL 60450
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Morris Community High School serves 851 students in grades 9-12.
Morris Community High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Morris Community High School's student population of 851 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students851 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Morris Community High School is ranked within the top 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 Morris Community High School is 0.39, 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
#1336 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
18%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
76%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.68
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
13%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorris CHSD 101 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Morris Community High School is Lincoln School Taoep (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Shabbona Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morris Shabbona Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 377 students
    0.4 miles
    725 School St
    Morris, IL 60450
    (815) 942-0056
    0.4 6-8 377
  • Joliet Lincoln School Taoep Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 46 students
    0.9 miles
    960 Royce Ave
    Joliet, IL 60432
    (815) 774-8900
    0.9 11-12 46
  • Morris Premier Academy Morris Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 22 students
    0.9 miles
    7700 Ashley Rd
    Morris, IL 60450
    (815) 416-0377
    0.9 12 22
  • Morris Premier Academy Morris Taoep Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 32 students
    1.0 miles
    7700 Ashley Rd
    Morris, IL 60450
    (815) 416-0377
    1 11-12 32
  • Morris White Oak Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 803 students
    1.1 miles
    2001 Dupont Ave
    Morris, IL 60450
    (815) 942-0047
    1.1 PK-5 803

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