Chester High School

1901 Swanwick St, Chester, IL 62233 | (618) 826-2302
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 290
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Keith Kittell
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 290
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 161 (55.5%)
  • Females: 122 (42.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 11 (3.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 112 (38.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 123 (42.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Chester High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Chester High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade9231.7%
10th Grade8328.6%
11th Grade6321.7%
12th Grade5217.9%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
Graduation Rate
Dropout Rate
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for Chester High School

  • Reviewed by Student on January 20, 2011
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Dear Chester High School Administration, Parents, and Students,

    I am a non-traditional student, who has returned to Southern Illinois University Carbondale to complete my educational goals, currently I am a Workforce Education Major, of the School of Education and Human Services.

    I am interested in how many students may be interested in a mentoring 1 week program at SIUC for college prep. For those interested please contact your school's counselor and [email protected]
    Current ratings are 4.

    Rebekah Hillerman

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