1600 Dodge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Evanston Township High School serves 3,731 students in grades 9-12.
Evanston Township 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,731 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Evanston Township High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Evanston Township High School's student population of 3,731 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
3,731 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
263 teachers
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School Rankings

Evanston Township High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Evanston Township High School is 0.69, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#587 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
27%
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Black
25%
17%
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White
46%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Evanston Township High School's ranking?

Evanston Township High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 53% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

What is the graduation rate of Evanston Township High School?

The graduation rate of Evanston Township High School is 93%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 87%.

How many students attend Evanston Township High School?

3,731 students attend Evanston Township High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

46% of Evanston Township High School students are White, 25% of students are Black, 19% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does Evanston Township High School offer ?

Evanston Township High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

School Reviews

5   12/19/2014
Varied curriculum suits every academic level. Not a fan of the earned-honors system though.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - goldh

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,731 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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