Ottawa Township High School

  • Ottawa Township High School serves 1,396 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Ottawa Township High School operates within the Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1396 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 93 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,396 students
Ottawa Township High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ottawa Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Ottawa Township High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Ottawa Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Ottawa Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Ottawa Township High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
10%
25%
Ottawa Township High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
17%
Ottawa Township High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
85%
49%
Ottawa Township High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ottawa Township High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Ottawa Township High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Ottawa Township High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.31
Ottawa Township High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
52%
Ottawa Township High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District's student population of 1,396 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,364 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,465 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,396 753
Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $12 MM
Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $11 MM
Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,364 $16,005
Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,465 $14,988
Ottawa Twp Hsd 140 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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