Cary-grove Community High School

2208 3 Oaks Rd
Cary, IL 60013
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Cary-grove Community High School serves 1,705 students in grades 9-12.
Cary-grove Community High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has declined by 6% 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 20% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cary-grove Community High School is 0.31, 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 Testing Rank
#602 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
82%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.68
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cary-grove Community High School is Crystal Lake Central High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cary Junior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Three Oaks School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cary Three Oaks School Math: 26% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 582 students
    0.7 miles
    1514 3 Oaks Rd
    Cary, IL 60013
    (224) 357-5450
    0.7 K-5 582
  • Cary Briargate Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    1.0 miles
    100 S Wulff St
    Cary, IL 60013
    (224) 357-5250
    1 PK-5 421
  • Cary Cary Junior High School Math: 41% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 899 students
    1.0 miles
    2109 Crystal Lake Rd
    Cary, IL 60013
    (224) 357-5150
    1 6-8 899
  • Cary Deer Path Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 1-5 | 571 students
    1.0 miles
    2211 Crystal Lake Rd
    Cary, IL 60013
    (224) 357-5350
    1 1-5 571
  • Fox River Grove Algonquin Road Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-4 | 212 students
    2.1 miles
    975 Algonquin Rd
    Fox River Grove, IL 60021
    (847) 516-5101
    2.1 PK-4 212

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