Community High School

  • Community High School serves 2,035 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (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 35% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Community High School's student population of 2,035 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 121 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,035 students
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Total Classroom Teachers121 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Community High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Community High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2704 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
60%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
31%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Community High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.550.32
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Community High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChsd 94 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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