Elmwood Park High School

  • Elmwood Park High School serves 930 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Elmwood Park High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Elmwood Park High School's student population of 930 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students930 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elmwood Park High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elmwood Park High School is 0.55, 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#2344 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elmwood Park High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elmwood Park High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
49%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
46%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elmwood Park High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.550.68
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Graduation Rate
88%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elmwood Park High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElmwood Park CUSD 401 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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