Lake Park High School

Lake Park High School serves 2,782 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Lake Park High School operates within the Lake Park Chsd 108 School District.

Overview

The student population of 2782 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 146 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,782 students
Lake Park High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 146 teachers
Lake Park High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lake Park High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 19:1 15:1
Lake Park High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
4%
Lake Park High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
14%
23%
Lake Park High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
19%
Lake Park High School Black (1988-2012)
White
69%
50%
Lake Park High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Park High School Sch Ethnicity Lake Park 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 0.30
Lake Park 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.
7% 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.
7% 26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,782 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lake Park Chsd 108 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 2,782 949
Lake Park Chsd 108 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Lake Park Chsd 108 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $10 MM
Lake Park Chsd 108 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $52 MM $10 MM
Lake Park Chsd 108 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,275 $10,546
Lake Park Chsd 108 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,150 $10,416
Lake Park Chsd 108 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 Lincoln Academy (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Medinah Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Medinah Intermediate School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Medinah Medinah Intermediate School
    7n330 Medinah Rd
    Medinah , IL 60157
    (630)529-6105
    0.5  mi  |  229  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Elk Grove Village Adlai Stevenson Elementary School
    1414 Armstrong Ln
    Elk Grove Village , IL 60007
    (847)357-5200
    0.7  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Roselle Medinah Middle School
    700 East Granville Ave
    Roselle , IL 60172
    (630)893-3838
    0.9  mi  |  244  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Medinah Medinah Primary School
    22w300 Sunnyside Rd
    Medinah , IL 60157
    (630)529-9788
    1.1  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Roselle Frederick Nerge Elementary School
    660 North Woodfield Trl
    Roselle , IL 60172
    (847)357-5777
    1.1  mi  |  561  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 17, 2015 - I graduated last year. Despite having a negligent counselor during my freshman/sophomore years at the school, I would say this is a great school. My counselor during my junior/senior years was a complete opposite of the one at east campus, she was very supportive and actually listened to my requests. The teachers I had were also very helpful and they were very focused on their teachings and on helping students. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended February 28, 2012 - I transferred to Lake Park in the middle of my senior year. The teachers were very helpful with keeping me at the same pace as the rest of the students. They are also very focused on the quality of their teaching. I learned more in a semester than I did in three and a half years at my other school. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Dupage County, 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 0.00, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Dupage County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.