Rochester High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1 Rocket Dr
Rochester, IL 62563
Phone
(217) 498-9761
District
ROCHESTER CUSD 3A
County
SANGAMON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
774
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.1% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Rochester High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 33
Proficiency in Reading 47 34
Proficiency in Math 31 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.79
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.84
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 194 25.1%
Grade 10 200 25.8%
Grade 11 195 25.2%
Grade 12 185 23.9%
Total 774 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 96.0% 95.3% 50.5%
Black 2.0% 1.7% 17.6%
Hispanic 0.9% 1.3% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.5% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.7% 13.7% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 11.4% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 2.2% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,454 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 159.4 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.5% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.5% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.1% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.3% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,759 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 9.1% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.7% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.6% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.3% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.0% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 22.2% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.9% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.0% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.0% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 2.5% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,366 $12,363,264 47.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $580 $1,336,320 5.1%
Staff $212 $488,448 1.9%
General Administration $442 $1,018,368 3.9%
School Administration $612 $1,410,048 5.4%
Operation $1,184 $2,727,936 10.4%
Transportation $519 $1,195,776 4.6%
Other $172 $396,288 1.5%
Total Support $3,720 $8,570,880 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,269 $5,227,776 20.0%
Total Expenditures $11,355 $26,161,920 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%