« Back to compare
/ / School Profile

Contact this school

1301 East Walnut Street
Carbondale, IL 62901

(618) 457-3371
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Carbondale Community High School address.

Profile Completeness

INTERMEDIATE

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
November 23, 2014
We came in two years ago and have been very pleased with the level of education our daughter is receiving. We have an amazing Administration staff. Our Principal is great and he is really on top of things. Very well respected by parents and kids. Our Superintendent is great too. There are many opportunities at CCHS as far as clubs are concerned. Many ways to get involved. Also many opportunities for help with school work when needed. All around a great school.

- submitted by a parent
August 06, 2014
This school is absolutely amazing! My son learned so much & loved CCHS so much.

- submitted by a parent
September 20, 2011
There is less quality control and oversight of instruction in public schools than in the fabrication of my underwear. The latter, at least, involves a Fruit-of-the-Loom inspector. But in the US (and Carbondale Community High School is no exception) a comparable level of quality control does not exist. Teachers who have acquired a reputation throughout the community for less-than-competent teaching are allowed to continue year after year. Did administrators ever consider routinely and closely examining day-to-day instructional practices? Apparently not; their presence in the classroom is virtually non-existent. A larger more worrisome question is whether these administrators actually have the skill to detect inept instruction or the capacity to correct it when they do.

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 10, 2010
they have done a wonderful job helping my daughter learn, grow and realize her goals and dreams.

- submitted by a parent
January 21, 2010
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
no rating December 16, 2008
Carbondale High School is a great school, that works to assist all students in the learning process. It is very diverse in its student population and offers an array of classes, including AP and Honors classes, as well as, support classes for students who need additional assistance.

- submitted by a community member
June 24, 2008
The teachers cannot teach and yell at the students when they ask questions. there are only few good teachers and most of them are leaving. the discipline is rarely fair to students.

- submitted by a student
April 16, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
January 08, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
February 02, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
October 18, 2005
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
September 15, 2005
great high school. excellent teaching

- submitted by a former student
June 15, 2005
Carbondale is an excellent school in academics and ethnic divison. African American students are treated the same as white child and they are not racially divided. That why Carbondale High is the one school on my list.

- submitted by a parent
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: December 15, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Carbondale Community High School
1301 East Walnut Street, Carbondale, IL  62901
(618) 457-3371
Last modified Carbondale Community High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Carbondale Community High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 13 reviews. Top