Fenton High School

  • Fenton High School serves 1,486 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Fenton High School's student population of 1,486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 98 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fenton High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fenton High School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2298 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
59%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
31%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fenton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.560.32
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Graduation Rate
92%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFenton CHSD 100 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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