Reed-custer High School

  • Reed-custer High School serves 501 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Reed-custer High School operates within the Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District.
  • Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students501 students
Reed-custer High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Reed-custer High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Reed-custer High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeReed-custer High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Reed-custer High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Reed-custer High School Asian Students (1988-1994)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Reed-custer High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
17%
Reed-custer High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
92%
49%
Reed-custer High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Reed-custer High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsReed-custer High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL 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.
0.150.67
Reed-custer 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.
36%
52%
Reed-custer High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
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.
3%
2%
Reed-custer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District's student population of 1,641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,863 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,081 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameReed Custer Cusd 255u School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed1,641753
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate89%88%
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$25 MM$11 MM
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$24 MM$11 MM
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,863$11,118
Reed Custer Cusd 255u School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,081$11,218
Reed Custer Cusd 255u 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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