South Central High School

  • South Central High School serves 199 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • South Central High School operates within the South Central Cud 401 School District.
  • South Central Cud 401 School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 199 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 199 students
South Central High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % South Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
South Central High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade South Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
South Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
South Central High School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
25%
South Central High School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
n/a
17%
South Central High School Black Students (2002-2005)
White
99%
49%
South Central High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
South Central High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
South Central High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups South Central High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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.
0.02 0.31
South Central High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
57%
52%
South Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
n/a
2%
South Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • South Central Cud 401 School District's student population of 675 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,081 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,800 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name South Central Cud 401 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 675 753
South Central Cud 401 School District Students Managed (1993-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 88%
South Central Cud 401 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $12 MM
South Central Cud 401 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $8 MM $11 MM
South Central Cud 401 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,081 $16,005
South Central Cud 401 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,800 $14,988
South Central Cud 401 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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