Oak Forest High School

15201 Central Ave,

Oak Forest, IL, 60452-2101

Tel: (708)687-0500
Grades: 9-12

1,441 students

Oak Forest High School serves 1,441 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Oak Forest High School operates within the Bremen Chsd 228 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1441 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,441 students
Oak Forest High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Oak Forest High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Oak Forest High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 18:1 15:1
Oak Forest High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
Oak Forest High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
20%
23%
Oak Forest High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
19%
Oak Forest High School Black (1988-2012)
White
68%
50%
Oak Forest High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Oak Forest High School Sch Ethnicity Oak Forest 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.
0.50 0.66
Oak Forest High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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% 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.
14% 26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,309 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Bremen Chsd 228 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 5,309 797
Bremen Chsd 228 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Bremen Chsd 228 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $10 MM
Bremen Chsd 228 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $82 MM $10 MM
Bremen Chsd 228 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,662 $10,546
Bremen Chsd 228 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,102 $10,416
Bremen Chsd 228 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Project Challenge High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jack Hille Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lee R Foster Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oak Forest Jack Hille Middle School
    5800 151st St
    Oak Forest , IL , 60452
    (708)687-2860
    0.3  mi  |  554  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Oak Forest Lee R Foster Elementary School
    5931 School St
    Oak Forest , IL , 60452
    (708)687-4763
    0.4  mi  |  453  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Oak Forest Braun Educational Center
    Special Education School
    6020 151st St
    Oak Forest , IL , 60452
    (708)687-4971
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Oak Forest Project Challenge High School
    Special Education School
    6020 151st St
    Oak Forest , IL , 60452
    (708)873-1600
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  11-12
  • Oak Forest Scarlet Oak Elementary School
    5731 Albert Dr
    Oak Forest , IL , 60452
    (708)687-5822
    0.6  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  3-4

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Oak Forest, 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 0.57, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Oak Forest is Project Challenge High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.