Grant Community High School

285 East Grand Ave,

Fox Lake, IL, 60020-1634

Tel: (847)587-2561
Grades: 9-12

1,820 students

Grant Community High School serves 1,820 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Grant Community High School operates within the Grant Chsd 124 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1820 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,820 students
Grant Community High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Grant Community High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Grant Community 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 0.48 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
Grant Community High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
Grant Community High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
18%
23%
Grant Community High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
19%
Grant Community High School Black (1988-2012)
White
70%
50%
Grant Community High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Grant Community High School Sch Ethnicity Grant Community 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.
0.48 0.66
Grant Community 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.
11%
23%
Grant Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
20%
26%
Grant Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,820 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Grant Chsd 124 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,820 797
Grant Chsd 124 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Grant Chsd 124 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $10 MM
Grant Chsd 124 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $10 MM
Grant Chsd 124 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,219 $10,546
Grant Chsd 124 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,624 $10,416
Grant Chsd 124 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 Gateway School (2.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Stanton School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gavin Central School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fox Lake Stanton School
    101 Hawthorne Ln
    Fox Lake , IL , 60020
    (847)973-4200
    0.3  mi  |  258  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Ingleside Gavin Central School
    36414 North Ridge Rd
    Ingleside , IL , 60041
    (847)973-3280
    1  mi  |  407  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Ingleside Gavin South Junior High School
    25775 West Il Route 134
    Ingleside , IL , 60041
    (847)546-9336
    2.1  mi  |  532  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lake Villa Gateway School
    Special Education School
    25480 West Cedar Crest Ln
    Lake Villa , IL , 60046
    (847)356-8292
    Special Education School
    2.6  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Spring Grove Lotus School
    29067 West Grass Lake Rd
    Spring Grove , IL , 60081
    (847)973-4005
    2.6  mi  |  563  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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