East Leyden High School

East Leyden High School serves 1,717 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
East Leyden High School operates within the Leyden Chsd 212 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1717 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,717 students
East Leyden High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % East Leyden High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
East Leyden High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade East Leyden High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
East Leyden High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
East Leyden High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
49%
25%
East Leyden High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
17%
East Leyden High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
44%
50%
East Leyden High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
East Leyden High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.57 0.66
East Leyden High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
47%
East Leyden High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
3%
East Leyden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Leyden Chsd 212 School District's student population of 3,405 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $20,743 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Leyden Chsd 212 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 3,405 849
Leyden Chsd 212 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Leyden Chsd 212 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $73 MM n/a
Leyden Chsd 212 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $70 MM n/a
Leyden Chsd 212 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $20,743 n/a
Leyden Chsd 212 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $19,931 n/a
Leyden Chsd 212 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is West 40 Alop Achievers High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hester Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Franklin ParkNorth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 248 students
    0.2 miles
    9500 Gage Ave
    Franklin ParkIL 60131
    (847)678-7962
    0.2PK-5248
  • Franklin ParkWest 40 Alop Achievers High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.6 miles
    9857 Schiller Blvd
    Franklin ParkIL 60131
    (847)455-2435
    0.69-12n/a
  • Franklin ParkHester Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 423 students
    0.7 miles
    2836 Gustav St
    Franklin ParkIL 60131
    (847)455-2150
    0.76-8423
  • Franklin ParkPassow Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 362 students
    0.7 miles
    2838 Calwagner St
    Franklin ParkIL 60131
    (847)455-6781
    0.7KG-5362
  • Schiller ParkLincoln Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 393 students
    0.8 miles
    9750 Soreng Ave
    Schiller ParkIL 60176
    (847)671-1816
    0.86-8393

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