New Technical High - Zion-benton East

  • New Technical High - Zion-benton East serves 327 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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New Technical High - Zion-benton East places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • New Technical High - Zion-benton East's student population of 327 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Technical High - Zion-benton East's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Technical High - Zion-benton East is 0.69, which is more 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#2867 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
40%
26%
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Black
25%
17%
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White
31%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.32
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameZion-Benton Twp HSD 126 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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