Cary-grove Community High School

  • Cary-grove Community High School serves 1,705 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cary-grove Community High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Cary-grove Community High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Cary-grove Community High School's student population of 1,705 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,705 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cary-grove Community High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cary-grove Community High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#301 out of 3679 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
83%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cary-grove Community High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.300.68
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cary-grove Community High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCHSD 155 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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