Evanston Township High School

Evanston Township High School serves 2,985 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Evanston Township High School operates within the Evanston Twp Hsd 202 School District.

Overview

The student population of 2985 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 179 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,985 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 179 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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
Asian
3%
4%
Hispanic
16%
24%
Black
31%
19%
White
45%
50%
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.68 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.
37%
45%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,985 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Evanston Twp Hsd 202 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 2,985 932
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
District Total Revenue $70 MM $10 MM
District Spending $76 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $23,080 $10,546
District Spending / Student $25,103 $10,416
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 Park School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haven Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dewey Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • EvanstonDewey Elementary School
    1551 Wesley Ave
    EvanstonIL 60201
    (847)859-8140
    0.4 mi | 491 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • EvanstonM L King Junior Lab Experimental School
    Magnet School
    2424 Lake St
    EvanstonIL 60201
    (847)859-8500
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | 569 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • EvanstonJoseph E Hill Education Center
    1500 Mcdaniel Ave
    EvanstonIL 60201
    (847)859-8301
    0.5 mi | 390 students | Gr. PK                      
  • EvanstonKingsley Elementary School
    2300 Green Bay Rd
    EvanstonIL 60201
    (847)859-8400
    0.9 mi | 387 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • EvanstonWashington Elementary School
    914 Ashland Ave
    EvanstonIL 60202
    (847)905-4900
    0.9 mi | 495 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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  • Recommended December 19, 2014 - Varied curriculum suits every academic level. Not a fan of the earned-honors system though. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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