1501 E Plummer Blvd
Chatham, IL 62629
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Glenwood High School serves 1,403 students in grades 9-12.
Glenwood 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 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Glenwood High School's student population of 1,403 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
72 teachers
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School Rankings

Glenwood High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Glenwood High School is 0.37, 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
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#678 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
79%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
9%
27%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
Glenwood Highschool is one of the best schools in illinois. It has everything you could want. Excellent learning, exploritive club, State chamionsips and people fit in so easily with the people. everyone is nice and encouraging teachers and i recommened going to Chatham district schools to anyone interested.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,403 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Btm 50%)

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