Pontiac High School



Pontiac High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pontiac 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
9 196
10 161
11 177
12 173

Pontiac High School is a public high school of the Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District located in Pontiac, IL. It has 707 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pontiac High School is the 286th largest public high school in Illinois and the 8,210th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.1 to 1.

Total Students: 707
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.99
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,210th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 286th out of 869
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 321st out of 828
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 249th out of 828

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Pontiac High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 376
(53%)
376
(53%)
 Female 331
(47%)
331
(47%)

Pontiac High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 599
(85%)
599
(85%)
 Hispanic 61
(9%)
61
(9%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
22
(3%)
 Black 18
(3%)
18
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pontiac High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 448
(63%)
448
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 202
(29%)
202
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(8%)
57
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pontiac High School is ranked 300th out of 854 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pontiac High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 46.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Pontiac High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 890
2006 893
2007 873
2008 831
2009 784
2010 741
2011 790
2012 758
2013 730
2014 697
2015 707

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 20.3
2007 23
2008 15.9
2009 15.5
2010 15.5
2011 15.9
2012 N/A
2013 N/A
2014 11.8
2015 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23595505617978
2006 0.26651735722284
2007 0.30240549828179
2008 0.29843561973526
2009 0.3265306122449
2010 0.36032388663968
2011 0.32658227848101
2012 0.31266490765172
2013 0.32465753424658
2014 0.37733142037303
2015 0.36633663366337

Compare Pontiac High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,537.8% 15.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.6%
 
State Average 46.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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