Prospect High School

Prospect High School serves 2,105 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Prospect High School operates within the Township Hsd 214 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 2105 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,105 students
Prospect High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Prospect High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 114 teachers
Prospect High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Prospect High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Prospect High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.37 0.31
Prospect 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.
9%
47%
Prospect 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.
1%
3%
Prospect High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Township Hsd 214 School District's student population of 11,982 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $20,018 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $19,476 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Township Hsd 214 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 11,982 938
Township Hsd 214 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Township Hsd 214 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $245 MM $11 MM
Township Hsd 214 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $238 MM $11 MM
Township Hsd 214 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,018 $11,118
Township Hsd 214 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,476 $11,218
Township Hsd 214 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 23) (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 23) (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Timber Ridge School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arlington HeightsTimber Ridge SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-8 | 74 students
    0.3 miles
    201 South Evanston Ave
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)463-8300
    0.3KG-874
  • Mount ProspectFairview Elementary School
    Grades: 2-5 | 436 students
    0.6 miles
    300 North Fairview Ave
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)394-7320
    0.62-5436
  • Mount ProspectEuclid Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 487 students
    1 miles
    1211 North Wheeling Rd
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)259-3303
    1PK-5487
  • Prospect HeightsDeaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 23)Special Education School
    Grades: 8 | 4 students
    1.1 miles
    700 North Schoenbeck Rd
    Prospect HeightsIL 60070
    (847)463-8174
    1.184
  • Arlington Heights Windsor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 454 students
    1.1 miles
    1315 East Miner St
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)398-4297
    1.1PK-5454

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