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East Richland High School

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Posted October 13, 2010

East Richland High School has a lot of dedicated teachers trying their best to give all the kids the best education possible with a limited budget and they deserve the money for our kids.


Posted March 3, 2010

I like the school. It is a great and safe place to learn
—Submitted by a student


Posted May 20, 2008

Love it, amazing school for my Daughter. Much more laid back and at ease;But still shows strict qualities
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 23, 2006

I'm really only a high schooler and I go to East Richland High School and it is great. I have so much fun there and my mom and dad are alumni of the school. In the school there are so many great things that we have, and we have a lot of privileges. The teachers are really nice and the students are very well behaved and are very chatty. We have a great program going on. The sports program is great, the Coaches are really good and our football team is doing good so far.
—Submitted by a student


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About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

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Math

The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

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59%

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56%

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51%

2010

 
 
48%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 55% in 2013.

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62%

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56%

2011

 
 
52%

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57%
Science

The state average for Science was 49% in 2013.

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58%

2012

 
 
55%

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53%

2010

 
 
45%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Illinois used the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math and science. The PSAE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Illinois State Board of Education

Math

All Students59%
Female54%
Male63%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White59%
Low income44%
Non-low income69%
Students with disabilities (IEP)n/a
Students without disabilities62%
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students62%
Female63%
Male62%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White63%
Low income49%
Non-low income71%
Students with disabilities (IEP)n/a
Students without disabilities65%
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a

Science

All Students58%
Female49%
Male66%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White58%
Low income44%
Non-low income66%
Students with disabilities (IEP)n/a
Students without disabilities60%
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Illinois used the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math and science. The PSAE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Illinois State Board of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Illinois State Board of Education

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How schools in the state rate:

26%
of schools in the state are Below average
46%
of schools in the state are Average
28%
of schools in the state are Above average

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Average ACT score

20

Graduation rate

90%


1 Test scores are based on 2012-13 ISAT results from the state of Illinois.

2 This rating is based on composite ACT scores and four-year adjusted graduation rates from 2012-13.

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 96% 51%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 4%
Black 1% 18%
Hispanic 1% 24%
Two or more races 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Olney, IL 62450
Phone: (618) 393-2191

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