Fenton High School

1000 W Green St
Bensenville, IL 60106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Fenton High School serves 1,473 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.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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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 1,473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,473 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
101 teachers
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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 0.53, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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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
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
62%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
29%
48%
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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
0.53
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
47%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
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 (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,473 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 30%)

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