Adlai E Stevenson High School

  • Adlai E Stevenson High School serves 3,932 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Adlai E Stevenson High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • Adlai E Stevenson High School operates within the Adlai E Stevenson Hsd 125 School District.
  • Adlai E Stevenson Hsd 125 School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the Illinois state average of 85%.

Top Placements

Adlai E Stevenson High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

School Overview

  • Adlai E Stevenson High School's student population of 3932 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 277 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,932 students
Adlai E Stevenson High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Adlai E Stevenson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers277 teachers
Adlai E Stevenson High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeAdlai E Stevenson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Adlai E Stevenson High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Adlai E Stevenson High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
36%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Adlai E Stevenson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
25%
5%
Adlai E Stevenson High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
8%
26%
Adlai E Stevenson High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
1%
17%
Adlai E Stevenson High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
64%
49%
Adlai E Stevenson High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Adlai E Stevenson High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsAdlai E Stevenson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.31
Adlai E Stevenson High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
95%
85%
Adlai E Stevenson High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
47%
Adlai E Stevenson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Adlai E Stevenson High School is Adlai E Stevenson Hsd 125 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 851 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Adlai E Stevenson Hsd 125 School District's student population of 3,932 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 93% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $26,454 is higher than the state average of $13,105. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $21,780 is higher than the state average of $13,417. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four school years.
    School District NameAdlai E Stevenson Hsd 125 School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1
    3
    Number of Students Managed3,932803
    Adlai E Stevenson Hsd 125 School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    50%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    73%
    36%
    District Graduation Rate
    95%
    85%
    District Total Revenue$104 MM$11 MM
    District Spending$86 MM$11 MM
    District Revenue / Student$26,454$13,105
    District Spending / Student$21,780$13,417
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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