Barrington High School

Barrington High School serves 2,998 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Barrington High School operates within the Barrington Cusd 220 School District.
The school district's 97% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 2998 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 170 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,998 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 170 teachers
Barrington High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Barrington High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 18:1 15:1
Asian
8%
4%
Hispanic
15%
23%
Black
1%
19%
White
71%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Barrington High School Sch Ethnicity Barrington High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.47 0.30
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.
3%
23%
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.
12%
26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,047 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Barrington Cusd 220 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 9,047 949
Barrington Cusd 220 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 97% 88%
Barrington Cusd 220 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $138 MM $10 MM
Barrington Cusd 220 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $133 MM $10 MM
Barrington Cusd 220 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,902 $10,546
Barrington Cusd 220 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,310 $10,416
Barrington Cusd 220 School 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 Lake Zurich High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barrington Middle School Station (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arnett C Lines Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BarringtonBarrington Middle School Station
    215 Eastern Ave
    BarringtonIL 60010
    (847)756-6400
    0.2 mi | 1029 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BarringtonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Arnett C Lines Elementary School
    217 Eastern Ave
    BarringtonIL 60010
    (847)381-7850
    0.2 mi | 486 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BarringtonHough Street Elementary School
    310 South Hough St
    BarringtonIL 60010
    (847)381-1108
    0.5 mi | 330 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BarringtonNorth Barrington Elementary School
    310 North Il Route 59
    BarringtonIL 60010
    (847)381-4340
    0.5 mi | 467 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BarringtonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Grove Avenue Elementary School
    900 South Grove Ave
    BarringtonIL 60010
    (847)381-1888
    0.9 mi | 529 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Barrington, IL 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 0.3. The most diverse school in Barrington is Early Learning Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.