PROFICIENCY 50% 57% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
40%Rochester CUSD 3A

Rochester High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Rochester CUSD 3A" in Rochester, IL. There are a total of 732 students and 42 teachers at Rochester High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 93 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Rochester High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 49.5%, which is 57% higher than the Illinois average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch93
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Rochester High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School30-39%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School60-69%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Rochester High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 90.2% 91.4% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 1.8% 1.5% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 1.8% 1.9% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.8% 1.5% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 0.6% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.9% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Rochester Jr High School30%0.0Rochester, IL
Rochester Elementary 2-342%0.5Rochester, IL
Rochester Intermediate School38%1.0Rochester, IL
Hazel Dell Elementary School20%4.1Springfield, IL
Laketown Elementary School35%4.7Springfield, IL
Springfield Southeast High School13%4.7Springfield, IL
Springfield Ball Charter School31%4.7Springfield, IL
Matheny-withrow Elementary School15%5.1Springfield, IL
Jefferson Middle School11%5.1Springfield, IL
Washington Middle School8%5.3Springfield, IL
Iles Elementary School91%5.6Springfield, IL
Edwin A Lee Elementary School17%5.6Springfield, IL

Rochester demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,51622291
Median age40.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%55%55%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%

Education level achieved in Rochester

Completed 8th grade96.0%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school95.5%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college78.4%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree58.3%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors52.3%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters21.5%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.5%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Rochester High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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