Watseka Comm High School



Watseka Comm High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Watseka Comm High School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 94
10 89
11 92
12 77

Watseka Comm High School is a public high school of the Iroquois County Community Unit School District 9 located in Watseka, IL. It has 388 students in grades 9th through 12th. Watseka Comm High School is the 408th largest public high school in Illinois and the 12,631st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.3 to 1.

Total Students: 388
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.42

Search for Former WCHS Students

Watseka Comm High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 217
(56%)
217
(56%)
 Female 171
(44%)
171
(44%)

Watseka Comm High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 346
(89%)
346
(89%)
 Hispanic 20
(5%)
20
(5%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
14
(4%)
 Black 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Watseka Comm High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 197
(51%)
197
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 134
(35%)
134
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(15%)
57
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Watseka Comm High School is ranked 340th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Watseka Comm High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 45.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Watseka Comm High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 393
2006 385
2007 418
2008 415
2009 351
2010 389
2011 374
2012 388

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 13.3
2007 19.9
2008 18.9
2009 16
2010 18.5
2011 18.7
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36386768447837
2006 0.34285714285714
2007 0.39234449760766
2008 0.36144578313253
2009 0.45584045584046
2010 0.43444730077121
2011 0.53743315508021
2012 0.49226804123711

Compare Watseka Comm High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 49.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Watseka Comm High School
Watseka, IL
Public 09 - 12 388 17.3:1  
Iroquois West High School
Gilman, IL
Public 09 - 12 276 11.1:1 14 miles
Grand Prairie School
Onarga, IL
Private 08 - 12 66 6:1 15 miles
Central High School
Clifton, IL
Public 09 - 12 334 11.5:1 17 miles
Cissna Park Sr High School
Cissna Park, IL
Public 09 - 12 115 20.5:1 17 miles
South Newton Senior High School
Kentland, IN
Public 09 - 12 260 11:1 19 miles
Hoopeston Area High School
Hoopeston, IL
Public 09 - 12 375 16.3:1 22 miles
Hoopeston Area Middle School
Hoopeston, IL
Public 07 - 08 199 11.7:1 22 miles
Salt School
Kankakee, IL
Public 09 - 12 135 16.3:1 23 miles
Grace Baptist Academy
Kankakee, IL
Private PK - 12 173 7:1 24 miles
Kankakee Junior High School
Kankakee, IL
Public 07 - 08 657 12.4:1 25 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

Copyright 2017. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.