1000 W Green St
Bensenville, IL 60106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Fenton High School serves 1,438 students in grades 9-12.
Fenton High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,438 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Fenton High School's student population of 1,438 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,438 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
96 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Fenton High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Fenton High School is 0.51, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2002 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
65%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
27%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fenton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fenton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fenton High School's ranking?

Fenton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for: Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

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

30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 28% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

What is the graduation rate of Fenton High School?

The graduation rate of Fenton High School is 94%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 87%.

How many students attend Fenton High School?

1,438 students attend Fenton High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

65% of Fenton High School students are Hispanic, 27% of students are White, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.

What grades does Fenton High School offer ?

Fenton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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School Reviews

5   6/1/2020
Students I know graduating from Fenton go to top ranked colleges. Also, the AP School of the year nationwide.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,438 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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