Roanoke-benson High School

  • Roanoke-benson High School serves 170 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Roanoke-benson High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Roanoke-benson High School's student population of 170 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students170 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roanoke-benson High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roanoke-benson High School is 0.08, 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#782 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.080.32
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Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke Benson CUSD 60 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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