Rock Island High School

1400 25th Ave
Rock Island, IL 61201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Rock Island High School serves 1,597 students in grades 9-12.
Rock Island High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Rock Island High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Rock Island High School's student population of 1,597 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,597 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

Rock Island High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Rock Island High School is 0.67, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2888 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
31%
17%
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White
47%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.68
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Graduation Rate
84%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRock Island 41 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rock Island High School is Thurgood Marshall Learning Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edison Junior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frances Willard Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rock Island Frances Willard Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 267 students
    0.5 miles
    2503 9th St
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309) 793-5940
    0.5 K-6 267
  • Rock Island Ricms Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 536 students
    0.8 miles
    2101 16th Ave
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309) 793-5995
    0.8 PK-6 536
  • Rock Island Eugene Field Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 385 students
    1.0 miles
    2900 31st Ave
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309) 793-5935
    1 K-6 385
  • Rock Island Earl H Hanson Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 413 students
    1.1 miles
    4000 9th St
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309) 793-5930
    1.1 PK-6 413
  • Rock Island Rock Island Academy Math: 8% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 546 students
    1.1 miles
    930 14th St
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309) 793-5970
    1.1 PK-6 546

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