West Prairie High School

18575 E 800th St
Sciota, IL 61475
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
West Prairie High School serves 164 students in grades 9-12.
West Prairie 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

West Prairie High School's student population of 164 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

West Prairie High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of West Prairie High School is 0.04, 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
#2370 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
98%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.68
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Prairie CUSD 103 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to West Prairie High School is Project Insight (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Prairie North Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Good Hope West Prairie North Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 112 students
    4.2 miles
    100 N Washington St
    Good Hope, IL 61438
    (309) 456-3920
    4.2 PK-4 112
  • Macomb Project Insight Special Education School
    Grades: 7-10 | 15 students
    7.6 miles
    330 N Mcarthur St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-5685
    7.6 7-10 15
  • Macomb Royals Academy Macomb Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 21 students
    7.8 miles
    341 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 575-3226
    7.8 10-12 21
  • Macomb Royals Rssp Macomb Alternative School
    Grades: 7-9 | 3 students
    7.8 miles
    341 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 575-3226
    7.8 7-9 3
  • Macomb Lincoln Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 607 students
    8.1 miles
    315 N Bonham St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 833-2095
    8.1 K-3 607

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