Carbondale Community High School

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1301 E Walnut St

Carbondale, IL 62901

(618) 457-3371

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 875

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Carbondale Community High School

We came in two years ago and have been very pleased with the level of education our daughter is receiving. We have an amazing Administration staff. Our Principal is great and he is really on top of things. Very well respected by parents and kids. Our Superintendent is great too. There are many opportunities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/23/14

This school is absolutely amazing! My son learned so much & loved CCHS so much.

Posted by a parent on 08/06/14

There is less quality control and oversight of instruction in public schools than in the fabrication of my underwear. The latter, at least, involves a Fruit-of-the-Loom inspector. But in the US (and Carbondale Community High School is no exception) a comparable level of quality control does not exist. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/20/11

they have done a wonderful job helping my daughter learn, grow and realize her goals and dreams.

Posted by a parent on 10/10/10

Carbondale High School is a great school, that works to assist all students in the learning process. It is very diverse in its student population and offers an array of classes, including AP and Honors classes, as well as, support classes for students who need additional assistance.

Posted by a other on 12/16/08

The teachers cannot teach and yell at the students when they ask questions. there are only few good teachers and most of them are leaving. the discipline is rarely fair to students.

Posted by a student on 06/24/08

great high school. excellent teaching

Posted by a former student on 09/15/05

Carbondale is an excellent school in academics and ethnic divison. African American students are treated the same as white child and they are not racially divided. That why Carbondale High is the one school on my list.

Posted by a parent on 06/15/05

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Test scores for Carbondale Community High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Carbondale Community High School
Carbondale Chsd 165
* In 2011-2012 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.

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Carbondale schools — Carbondale Community High School is located at 1301 E Walnut St, Carbondale IL 62901. 1301 E Walnut St is in the 62901 ZIP code in Carbondale, IL The school district for Carbondale Community High School is the Carbondale Chsd 165. Carbondale Community High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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