Quincy Senior High School

  • Quincy Senior High School serves 1,870 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (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 34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Quincy Senior High School's student population of 1,870 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,870 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Quincy Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Quincy Senior High School is 0.27, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2267 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
85%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Quincy Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.270.68
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Graduation Rate
89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Quincy Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuincy SD 172 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Quincy Baldwin Intermediate Magnet School
    Grades: 4-5 | 1003 students
    0.3 miles
    3000 Maine St
    Quincy, IL 62301
    (217)223-0003
    0.3 4-5 1003
  • Quincy Ellington Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-3 | 309 students
    0.8 miles
    3001 Lindell Ave
    Quincy, IL 62301
    (217)222-5697
    0.8 K-3 309
  • Quincy Madison School Magnet School
    Grades: K-3 | 356 students
    0.8 miles
    2435 Maine St
    Quincy, IL 62301
    (217)223-6096
    0.8 K-3 356
  • Quincy Adams Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-3 | 358 students
    1.4 miles
    2001 Jefferson St
    Quincy, IL 62301
    (217)222-2530
    1.4 K-3 358
  • Quincy Dewey Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-3 | 234 students
    1.4 miles
    2040 Cherry St
    Quincy, IL 62301
    (217)228-7117
    1.4 K-3 234

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