Serena High School

Serena High School serves 225 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Serena 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 student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Serena High School's student population of 225 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Serena 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 Serena High School is 0.28, 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
#2696 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
84%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.280.68
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSerena CUSD 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Serena High School is Newark Community High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Serena Middle School (1.1 miles away)
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