Springfield Southeast High School

2350 E Ash St
Springfield, IL 62703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Springfield Southeast High School serves 1,233 students in grades 9-12.
Springfield Southeast 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 14% (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% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Springfield Southeast High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Springfield Southeast High School's student population of 1,233 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,233 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Springfield Southeast 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 Springfield Southeast High School is 0.59, 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
#2899 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
50%
17%
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White
40%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.68
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Graduation Rate
74%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
23%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield 186 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Springfield Southeast High School is Springfield Learning Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Springfield Ball Charter School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Springfield Ball Charter School Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 398 students
    0.1 miles
    2530 E Ash St
    Springfield, IL 62703
    (217) 525-3275
    0.1 K-8 398
  • Springfield Sased Central-proj Ican & Pace Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 80 students
    0.5 miles
    2500 Taylor Ave
    Springfield, IL 62703
    (217) 529-8849
    0.5 Inquire with school 80
  • Springfield Matheny-withrow Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 250 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 S Pope Ave
    Springfield, IL 62703
    (217) 525-3245
    0.7 K-5 250
  • Springfield Iles Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 1-8 | 393 students
    0.8 miles
    1700 S 15th St
    Springfield, IL 62703
    (217) 525-3226
    0.8 1-8 393
  • Springfield Harvard Park Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 411 students
    1.2 miles
    2501 S 11th St
    Springfield, IL 62703
    (217) 525-3214
    1.2 PK-5 411

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