Proviso West High School

Proviso West High School serves 2,007 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Proviso West High School operates within the Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 2007 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 104 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,007 students
Proviso West High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Proviso West High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Proviso West High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Proviso West High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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
Proviso West High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
44%
25%
Proviso West High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
54%
17%
Proviso West High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
2%
50%
Proviso West High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.52 0.31
Proviso West 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.
37%
47%
Proviso West 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.
14%
3%
Proviso West High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District's student population of 4,734 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,640 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 $14,995 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 4,734 938
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $11 MM
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $78 MM $11 MM
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $15,640 $11,118
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $14,995 $11,218
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Paec Alternative High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Macarthur Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillside Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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    1.3 miles
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