Ottawa Township High School

  • Ottawa Township High School serves 1,332 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ottawa Township 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 student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Ottawa Township High School's student population of 1,332 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,332 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ottawa Township 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 Ottawa Township High School is 0.30, 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#1790 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
83%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ottawa Township High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.300.68
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Graduation Rate
85%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ottawa Township High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
14%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOttawa TWP HSD 140 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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