PROFICIENCY 26% 17% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%High Mount SD 116

High Mount Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "High Mount SD 116" in Swansea, IL. There are a total of 464 students and 29 teachers at High Mount Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 296 free lunch students and 47 reduced lunch students.

High Mount Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 26.0%, which is 17% lower than the Illinois average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch296
Reduced lunch47


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 High Mount Elementary 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

4<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

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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High Mount Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 54.9% 54.9% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 27.9% 27.9% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 0.4% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.0% 7.0% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.8% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.8% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.2% 8.2% 3.0% 3.1%

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Swansea demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,12922291
Median age41.737.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%55%55%
Speak English98%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%

Education level achieved in Swansea

Completed 8th grade93.4%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school92.4%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college73.3%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree48.4%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.5%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters15.1%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.3%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The High Mount Elementary 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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