Tri-city High School

324 W Charles St
Buffalo, IL 62515
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Tri-city High School serves 139 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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.
Tri-city 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 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Tri-city High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Tri-city High School's student population of 139 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students139 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Tri-city 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 Tri-city High School is 0.10, 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
#2308 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
95%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.68
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTri City CUSD 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tri-city High School is Riverton High School (7.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tri-city Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tri-city Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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