Dakota Jr Sr High School

300 Campus Dr, Dakota, IL 61018 | (815) 449-2812
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 408
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2 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

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

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 408
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 200 (49.0%)
  • Females: 196 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (4.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 62 (15.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 82 (20.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dakota Jr Sr High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black30.7%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic51.2%
White38794.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dakota Jr Sr High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade6916.9%
8th Grade6315.4%
9th Grade7919.4%
10th Grade7117.4%
11th Grade5513.5%
12th Grade7117.4%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.5%
District:
95.1%
State:
93.9%
Graduation Rate
School:
96.0%
District:
96.0%
State:
87.8%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.8%
District:
1.8%
State:
3.8%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 2

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3 reviews for Dakota Jr Sr High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 16, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Faculty is terrible. Don't help kids learn if they aren't as fast paced as the others. Math department is probably the biggest weakness besides the Vice Principle. The sign out front that says excellence in education is not true at all. If you are good at sports this is the place to go. If you are not a sports person for this school they could care less about you.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 02, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Nice school but bad edu program. If you kid has trouble learning then they don't care they let them fall behind and let you know nothing can be done 2 months before the end of school. First grade teachers are suppose to know how to teach, this one was a burn out from the public schools system. Nice campus, but they are not set up for kids who are not top notch fast learners.
  • Reviewed by Student on January 29, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I have two things. Number One, you should do something worse than just give detentions to a lot of the kids. The second thing is I think we should get more time before school. I mean when you have two little siblings and yourself (especially teens) to get ready in the morning it gets hard. Then you have to drop one of them of at the elementary school, and then you're almost tardy.

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