Prospect High School

Prospect High School serves 2,087 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Prospect High School operates within the Township Hsd 214 School District.

Overview

The student population of 2087 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 124 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,087 students
Prospect High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 124 teachers
Prospect High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Prospect High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Prospect High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
4%
Prospect High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
9%
24%
Prospect High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
1%
19%
Prospect High School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
81%
50%
Prospect High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Prospect High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Prospect High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.33 0.30
Prospect High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
45%
Prospect High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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%
6%
Prospect High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,020 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,530 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,407 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Township Hsd 214 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 12,020 932
Township Hsd 214 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
Township Hsd 214 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $230 MM $10 MM
Township Hsd 214 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $216 MM $10 MM
Township Hsd 214 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,530 $10,546
Township Hsd 214 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,407 $10,416
Township Hsd 214 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Miner School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 23) Middle School (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 School
    Special Education School
    201 South Evanston Ave
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)463-8300
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 66 students                      
  • Mount ProspectFairview Elementary School
    300 North Fairview Ave
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)394-7320
    0.6 mi | Gr. 2-5 | 436 students                      
  • Mount ProspectEuclid Elementary School
    1211 North Wheeling Rd
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)259-3303
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 461 students                      
  • Prospect HeightsDeaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 23) Middle School
    Special Education School
    700 North Schoenbeck Rd
    Prospect HeightsIL 60070
    (847)463-8174
    Special Education School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 6 students                      
  • Arlington Heights Windsor Elementary School
    1315 East Miner St
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)398-4297
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 455 students                      

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