Pearl City High School

  • Pearl City High School serves 133 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Pearl City High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Pearl City High School's student population of 133 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students133 students
This chart display total students of Pearl City High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Pearl City High School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Pearl City High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Pearl City High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Pearl City High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pearl City 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#1497 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pearl City High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pearl City High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pearl City High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pearl City High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pearl City High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pearl City High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
97%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pearl City High School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pearl City High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.060.32
This chart display the diversity score of Pearl City High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥80%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Pearl City High School and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pearl City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pearl City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePearl City CUSD 200 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Pearl City High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
We provide an overview and current status of the Race to the Top program that was designed as an incentive and funding program to promote education reform in public school districts across the country.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.