Bloom High School



Bloom High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bloom High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 535
10 479
11 335
12 272

Bloom High School is a public high school of the Bloom Twp Hsd 206 School District located in Chicago Heights, IL. It has 1,621 students in grades 9th through 12th. Bloom High School is the 143rd largest public high school in Illinois and the 2,881st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,621
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 90.65
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,881st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 143rd out of 869
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 707th out of 828
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 156th out of 828

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Bloom High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 831
(51%)
1,562
(51%)
 Male 790
(49%)
1,497
(49%)

Bloom High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 763
(47%)
1,623
(53%)
 Hispanic 718
(44%)
966
(32%)
 White 76
(5%)
327
(11%)
 Two or More 53
(3%)
117
(4%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
13
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Bloom High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,182
(73%)
2,123
(69%)
 Not Eligible 439
(27%)
936
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bloom High School is ranked 44th out of 854 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bloom High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.9%) is higher than the state average of 46.4%. 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.

Bloom High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1964
2006 1652
2007 1653
2008 1703
2009 1661
2010 1672
2011 1671
2012 1674
2013 1660
2014 1673
2015 1621

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.9
2006 21.7
2007 23.6
2008 20.5
2009 19.4
2010 20.2
2011 20.4
2012 13.7
2013 21.8
2014 22.2
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56568228105906
2006 0.74273607748184
2007 0.75499092558984
2008 0.73752201996477
2009 0.79470198675497
2010 0.75
2011 0.76660682226212
2012
2013 0.83795180722892
2014 0.90555887627017
2015 0.72917951881555

Compare Bloom High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,537.8% 15.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 72.9%
 

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