Elk Grove High School

500 W Elk Grove Blvd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Elk Grove High School serves 1,935 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 43% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Elk Grove High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Elk Grove High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Elk Grove High School's student population of 1,935 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 113 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,935 students
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Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
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School Comparison

Elk Grove High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Elk Grove High School is 0.63, 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
#1027 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
41%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.68
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Graduation Rate
96%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTownship HSD 214 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elk Grove High School is The Academy At Forest View (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grove Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ridge Family Center For Learning (0.4 miles away)
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