Evanston Township High School

1600 Dodge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Evanston Township High School serves 3,459 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 56% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 254 teachers has grown by 6% 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 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#516 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
18%
26%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
45%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.68
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Evanston Township High School is Acero Chtr Sor Juana Ines De La (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr Ml King Junior Literary&fine Arts (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dewey Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Evanston Dewey Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
    0.4 miles
    1551 Wesley Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8140
    0.4 K-5 509
  • Evanston Dr Ml King Junior Literary&fine Arts Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 541 students
    0.5 miles
    2424 Lake St
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8500
    0.5 K-8 541
  • Evanston Joseph E Hill Education Center
    Grades: PK | 350 students
    0.5 miles
    1500 Mcdaniel Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8301
    0.5 PK 350
  • Evanston Kingsley Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
    0.9 miles
    2300 Green Bay Rd
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8400
    0.9 K-5 390
  • Evanston Washington Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
    0.9 miles
    914 Ashland Ave
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 905-4900
    0.9 K-5 558

School Reviews

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Varied curriculum suits every academic level. Not a fan of the earned-honors system though.
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