Palatine High School

Palatine High School serves 2,706 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Palatine High School operates within the Township Hsd 211 School District.

Overview

The student population of 2706 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 273 teachers has grown by 90% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,706 students
Palatine High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 273 teachers
Palatine High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Palatine High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 10:1 13:1
Palatine High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
4%
Palatine High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
34%
24%
Palatine High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
5%
19%
Palatine High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
51%
50%
Palatine High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Palatine High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Palatine High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.62 0.30
Palatine High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
22%
45%
Palatine High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
n/a
6%
Palatine High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,245 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,232 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,882 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Township Hsd 211 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 12,245 932
Township Hsd 211 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
Township Hsd 211 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $234 MM $10 MM
Township Hsd 211 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $242 MM $10 MM
Township Hsd 211 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,232 $10,546
Township Hsd 211 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,882 $10,416
Township Hsd 211 School District 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 Kirk School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walter R Sundling Junior High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Virginia Lake Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PalatineVirginia Lake Elementary School
    925 North Glenn Dr
    PalatineIL 60074
    (847)963-7100
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 825 students                      
  • PalatineJane Addams Elementary School
    1020 East Sayles Dr
    PalatineIL 60074
    (847)963-5000
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 754 students                      
  • PalatineLincoln Elementary School
    1021 North Ridgewood Ln
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)963-5700
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 843 students                      
  • PalatineLake Louise Elementary School
    500 North Jonathan Dr
    PalatineIL 60074
    (847)963-5600
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 810 students                      
  • PalatineWalter R Sundling Junior High School
    1100 North Smith St
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)963-3700
    1.3 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 720 students                      

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