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    Click here for the PROGRAMS of STUDY created by Unit 5 staff.  (this has not been updated for the current school year)
     
    Academic Recognition System:
    Starting in 2022-23, Unit 5 will move to a 4.0 weighted grading scale
    Summa Cum Laude and Magna Cum Laude designations will be awarded based on GPA after 7 semesters. No exceptions will be made for 8th semester.

    Summa Cum Laude designation: 4.1+ GPA
    Magna Cum Laude designation: 3.85 – 4.099 GPA

    Grading System:
    Starting in the 2022-23 School Year, McLean County Unit District No. 5 utilizes a 4.0 weighted grade system for determining grade point average.
    To indicate the weight of a class, the following symbols are placed behind the course title:
    Standard Level A=4 B=3 C=2 D=1 F=0
    Honors Level [H] A=5 B=4 C=3 D=2 F=0
    Advanced Placement Level [AP] A=5 B=4 C=3 D=2 F=0
    Dual Credit Level [DC] A=5 B=4 C=3 D=2 F=0
    Dual Credit Career Technical Education [CTE] A=4 B=3 C=2 D=1 F=0

    Letter to Explain Transcript Transition to 4.0 GPA

    2023-24 Profile

    Class Sizes effect. 8/21/2023

    White                                                         57.1%

    Freshmen 2027   --          468

    African American                                    14.4%

    Sophomore 2026   --       607

    American Indian / Alaskan                    0.44%

    Junior 2025    --                550

    Asian                                                          11%

    Senior 2024   --                475

    Hispanic                                                     10.76%

    8/21/23 Total Enrollment  –  2,063 students

    Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander         0%

    Average SAT Score – 1020 - Class of 2024

    Multi – Racial --                                       6.16%

    F/R percentage –  30.2%

     

     

    POST HIGH SCHOOL PLANS (Class of 2023)

     

    4 year school                                           70%

    Attending Post-Secondary education    87%

    2 year school                                           28%                                           

    Work/Undecided/Gap year (Explore)   10%

    Voc/Tech school                                       2%

    Military                                                          3%