Pleasant Plains High School

  • Pleasant Plains High School serves 431 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Pleasant Plains High School operates within the Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District.
  • Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District's 88% graduation rate is equal to the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 431 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students431 students
Pleasant Plains High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pleasant Plains High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Pleasant Plains High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePleasant Plains High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

District Comparison

  • Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District's student population of 1,274 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 91% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,217 in this district is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 36% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,467 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NamePleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed1,274753
Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate88%88%
Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue$13 MM$11 MM
Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$14 MM$11 MM
Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,217$11,118
Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,467$11,218
Pleasant Plains Cusd 8 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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