Sycamore High School

  • Sycamore High School serves 1,184 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Sycamore High School operates within the Sycamore Cusd 427 School District.
  • Sycamore Cusd 427 School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1184 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,184 students
Sycamore High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Sycamore High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
Sycamore High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSycamore High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Sycamore High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
5%
Sycamore High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
7%
25%
Sycamore High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
17%
Sycamore High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
84%
49%
Sycamore High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Sycamore High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Sycamore High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSycamore High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL 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.
0.290.67
Sycamore High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
20%
52%
Sycamore High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
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%
Sycamore High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

  • Sycamore Cusd 427 School District's student population of 3,750 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,751 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,110 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSycamore Cusd 427 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed3,750753
Sycamore Cusd 427 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate90%88%
Sycamore Cusd 427 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$48 MM$11 MM
Sycamore Cusd 427 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$53 MM$11 MM
Sycamore Cusd 427 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,751$11,118
Sycamore Cusd 427 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,110$11,218
Sycamore Cusd 427 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SycamoreWest Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
    0.3 miles
    240 Fair St
    SycamoreIL 60178
    (815)899-8199
    0.3PK-5293
  • SycamoreSouth Prairie Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 324 students
    0.5 miles
    820 Borden Ave
    SycamoreIL 60178
    (815)899-8299
    0.5PK-5324
  • SycamoreSoutheast Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 317 students
    0.9 miles
    718 S Locust St
    SycamoreIL 60178
    (815)899-8219
    0.9KG-5317
  • SycamoreNorth Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 284 students
    1.8 miles
    1680 Brickville Rd
    SycamoreIL 60178
    (815)899-8209
    1.8KG-5284
  • SycamoreSycamore Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 925 students
    1.8 miles
    150 Maplewood Dr
    SycamoreIL 60178
    (815)899-8170
    1.86-8925

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