Evanston Township High School

  • Evanston Township High School serves 3,459 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (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 58% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Evanston Township High School's student population of 3,459 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 254 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers254 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Evanston Township High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Evanston Township High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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 (16-17)#416 out of 3679 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
46%
48%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Evanston Township High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.680.67
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Evanston Township 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 NameEvanston TWP HSD 202 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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