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Illini Bluffs High School is a team of education professionals intensely allied in our shared responsibility for student learning and achievement. At IBHS, we will endeavor to ensure each individual is excited to be here each day, is deeply valued while here each day, and leaves richly fulfilled each day.  Illini Bluffs High School is, and will continue to be, a great place for students to prepare for a bright future.

As a professional learning community that is deeply committed to continuous school improvement, Illini Bluffs High School Staff are diligent in their pursuit of best and current practices. Currently, staff are updating curriculum to match new statewide initiatives and ensure each student graduates college and/or career ready. We are focused on providing a sound education that prepares students to be productive and successful citizens. The staff at IBHS is increasing their knowledge and use of educational technology, and aligning curriculum to reinforce student’s awareness of appropriate digital citizenship. At IBHS, we recognize that we are not alone in our efforts to provide our students the best education possible. Positive and productive school, family, and community partnerships are an essential component of student achievement.

Illini Bluffs High School is a four-year comprehensive secondary school, currently serving approximately 250 students. Our faculty is comprised of highly qualified teachers, the majority of whom have attained master’s degrees and our support staff plays an integral part in the daily lives of students. At IBHS we believe that students come first and we work diligently to create a learning environment which is safe, welcoming, challenging and accepting of each student for exactly who they are.

Our extensive curriculum offers courses including college preparatory and general education, as well as technology preparation courses. Additionally, IBHS offers a full inclusion program for those students with special needs. The various Tiger extracurricular groups represent IBHS well, as students participate in activities such as drama, student council, scholastic bowl and speech and our athletic teams and music groups have attained consistent success augmenting Illini Bluffs High School’s reputation for strong academic, music, and athletic programs.