Peoria School District 150


The Peoria School District 150 in Illinois serves 25 schools, including 14 elementary schools, 6 middle schools, and 5 high schools, providing education to students in the Peoria area. The district's schools exhibit a wide range of academic performance, with standout schools like Kellar Primary School and Reservoir Gifted School ranking among the top in the state, while others struggle with low proficiency rates and high chronic absenteeism.

Kellar Primary School and Reservoir Gifted School stand out as the highest-performing schools in the district, with exceptional academic results and low chronic absenteeism rates. In contrast, Manual High School faces significant challenges, with a graduation rate of 77.5% and a chronic absenteeism rate of 64.7%. The district also grapples with wide disparities in test scores, with some schools like Lincoln School struggling with only 10% proficiency in 8th grade ELA, while Reservoir Gifted School boasts an impressive 95.4% proficiency rate.

The data suggests that socioeconomic factors may play a significant role in student performance, with higher rates of free and reduced-price lunch correlated with lower academic achievement. However, the success of schools like Kellar Primary School and Reservoir Gifted School demonstrates that high-quality education is possible within the Peoria School District 150. By understanding the practices and strategies employed by these standout schools, the district can work to develop and implement targeted interventions to address the unique needs of individual schools and student populations, ultimately promoting equitable access to education for all students.

District Detail

 3202 N Wisconsin Ave
Peoria, IL 61603-1260

 (309) 672-6768

SchoolDigger Rank:
788th of 823 Illinois districts

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Grades served: PK, KG-12
Students: 12,674

Primary Schools: 13
Middle Schools: 6
High Schools: 9
Alternative Schools: 3

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau, the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois State Board of Education.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that boundaries are up-to-date. But it's important to note that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your local tax assessor's office and/or school district.

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