West Prairie High School

  • West Prairie High School serves 164 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 50-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West Prairie High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

West Prairie High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • West Prairie High School's student population of 164 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Prairie High School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Prairie High School is 0.02, 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 School Rank#1317 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
37%
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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
n/a
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
99%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.020.68
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Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Good Hope West Prairie North Elementary School
    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
    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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