Proviso West High School

4701 Harrison St

Hillside, IL 60162-1616

Grades: 9-12

2,196 students

Proviso West High School serves 2,196 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Proviso West High School operates within the Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District.

Overview

The student population of 2196 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,196 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 137 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 16:1 13:1
Hispanic
40%
24%
Black
58%
19%
White
2%
50%
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.
0.51 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.
42%
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.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,791 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,408 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,813 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District Name Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 4,791 932
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
District Total Revenue $74 MM $10 MM
District Spending $71 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,408 $10,546
District Spending / Student $13,813 $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 Paec Alternative High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Macarthur Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillside Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HillsideHillside Elementary School
    4804 Harrison St
    HillsideIL 60162
    (708)449-6491
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 495 students                      
  • WestchesterWestchester Intermediate School
    10900 Canterbury St
    WestchesterIL 60154
    (708)562-1011
    1 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 406 students                      
  • BellwoodEarly Childhood Cntr/lincoln Primary
    3519 Wilcox Ave
    BellwoodIL 60104
    (708)544-2815
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK | 280 students                      
  • BellwoodLincoln Elementary School
    3420 Jackson St
    BellwoodIL 60104
    (708)544-3373
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 527 students                      
  • BerkeleySunnyside Elementary School
    5412 Saint Charles Rd
    BerkeleyIL 60163
    (708)449-3170
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 467 students                      

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