Mount Pulaski High School

  • Mount Pulaski High School serves 167 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (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 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Mount Pulaski High School's student population of 167 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mount Pulaski High School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mount Pulaski High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#243 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
97%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mount Pulaski High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.060.32
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Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMt Pulaski CUSD 23 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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