Washington Community High School

115 Bondurant St
Washington, IL 61571
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Washington Community High School serves 1,340 students in grades 9-12.
Washington Community High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Washington Community High School's student population of 1,340 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington Community High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Washington Community High School is 0.15, 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
#899 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
92%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.68
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Graduation Rate
91%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington CHSD 308 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Community High School is Morton High School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Intermediate School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Primary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Central Primary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-3 | 647 students
    0.4 miles
    1400 Newcastle Rd
    Washington, IL 61571
    (309) 444-3580
    0.4 PK-3 647
  • Washington Central Intermediate School Math: 59% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 4-8 | 728 students
    0.5 miles
    1301 Eagle Ave
    Washington, IL 61571
    (309) 444-3943
    0.5 4-8 728
  • Washington Lincoln Grade School Math: 44% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 498 students
    0.6 miles
    303 Jackson St
    Washington, IL 61571
    (309) 444-3321
    0.6 PK-4 498
  • Washington Washington Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 472 students
    1.1 miles
    1100 N Main St
    Washington, IL 61571
    (309) 444-3361
    1.1 5-8 472
  • Washington Beverly Manor Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 413 students
    2.9 miles
    1014 School St
    Washington, IL 61571
    (309) 745-3921
    2.9 4-8 413

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