Mchenry Chsd 156 School District 

There are 2 public schools managed by Mchenry Chsd 156 School District serving 2,481 students in Mchenry, IL.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois state average of 50%.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Mchenry Chsd 156 School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • MchenryMchenry East High School
    1012 North Green St
    MchenryIL60050
    (815)385-1145
    884 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Mchenry
    Mchenry High School-west Campus
    4724 West Crystal Lake Rd
    MchenryIL60050
    (815)385-7077
    1597 students | Gr. 9-12
Overview
(Mchenry Chsd 156) Stats (IL) State Statistics
# of Students 2,481 students 2,073,721 students students
# of Teachers 142 Teacher(s) 127,239 Teacher(s) Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1:1
# of Male Students 1,225 students 1,031,814 students students
% Male Students 49.4% 49.8%%
# of Female Students 1,256 students 1,041,907 students students
% Female Students 50.6% 50.2%%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 11 students 6,216 students students
% American Indian Students
0.4% 0.3%%
# of Asian Students 30 students 87,335 students students
% Asian Students
1.2% 4.2%%
# of Hispanic Students 286 students 491,405 students students
% Hispanic Students
11.5% 23.7%%
# of Black Students 12 students 373,508 students students
% Black Students
0.5% 18.0%%
# of White Students 2,094 students 1,053,501 students students
% White Students
84% 51%%
# of Other Students 48 students 61,756 students students
% of Other Students
2% 3%%
 
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: n/a 79,883 students students
# of Students in Kindergarten: n/a 145,236 students students
# of Students in 1st Grade: n/a 151,790 students students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: n/a 153,112 students students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: n/a 153,105 students students
# of Students in 4th Grade: n/a 151,549 students students
# of Students in 5th Grade: n/a 153,421 students students
# of Students in 6th Grade: n/a 155,098 students students
# of Students in 7th Grade: n/a 152,816 students students
# of Students in 8th Grade: n/a 153,161 students students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 656 students 164,832 students students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 584 students 162,699 students students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 659 students 153,760 students students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 582 students 143,259 students students
# of Ungraded Students: n/a n/a
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Did You Know?
Mchenry Chsd 156 School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.37, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Mchenry High School-west Campus. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or in the USA.