Jacksonville High School

1211 North Diamond St, Jacksonville, IL 62650 | (217) 243-4384
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 992
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1211 N Diamond St, Jacksonville, IL 62650
  • Principal or Admin: Kurt Spilker
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 992
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 76.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 464 (46.8%)
  • Females: 487 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 79 (8.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 304 (30.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 383 (38.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jacksonville High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Black717.2%
Asian70.7%
Hispanic90.9%
White86186.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jacksonville High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade10.1%
9th Grade25826.0%
10th Grade27527.7%
11th Grade21621.8%
12th Grade24224.4%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.5%
District:
93.9%
State:
93.9%
Graduation Rate
School:
96.6%
District:
96.6%
State:
87.8%
Dropout Rate
School:
5.3%
District:
5.3%
State:
3.8%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Jacksonville High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 28, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My children received an excellent education at Jacksonville High School. All 3 of them did well and college and have successful careers. I applaud the staff.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Jacksonville High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on PSAE state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Making AYP For Reading Composite: No
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
52.5%
District:
76.2%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: No
Math Composite Percentage
School:
51.0%
District:
82.1%
State:
80.5%
ACT Exam Performance (2010)
ACT Composite Score
School:
19.7
District:
19.7
ACT English Score
School:
18.7
District:
18.7
ACT Math Score
School:
19.3
District:
19.3
ACT Reading Score
School:
20.3
District:
20.3
ACT Science Score
School:
19.8
District:
19.8

PSAE - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201048.6%48.6%52.7%
200940.0%40.0%51.6%
200844.8%44.8%53.0%
 
Reading Test
201050.9%50.9%54.0%
200951.8%51.8%56.9%
200849.4%49.4%53.3%
 
Science Test
201052.4%52.4%52.4%
200945.3%45.3%50.5%
200847.8%47.8%51.2%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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