Grant Community High School

285 E Grand Ave
Fox Lake, IL 60020
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Grant Community High School serves 1,796 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 37% (which is equal to the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Grant Community High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grant Community High School's student population of 1,796 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
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School Comparison

Grant Community High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Grant Community High School is 0.55, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1472 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
62%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.68
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Graduation Rate
91%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrant CHSD 124 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grant Community High School is Gateway School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stanton School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fox Lake Stanton School
    Grades: 5-8 | 315 students
    0.3 miles
    101 Hawthorne Ln
    Fox Lake, IL 60020
    (847) 973-4200
    0.3 5-8 315
  • Ingleside Gavin Central Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 498 students
    1.0 miles
    36414 N Ridge Rd
    Ingleside, IL 60041
    (847) 973-3280
    1.0 PK-4 498
  • Ingleside Gavin South Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 343 students
    2.1 miles
    25775 W Il Route 134
    Ingleside, IL 60041
    (847) 546-9336
    2.1 5-8 343
  • Lake Villa Gateway School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
    2.6 miles
    1625 Deep Lake Rd
    Lake Villa, IL 60046
    (847) 838-7679
    2.6 9-12 4
  • Spring Grove Lotus School
    Grades: PK-4 | 477 students
    2.6 miles
    29067 W Grass Lake
    Spring Grove, IL 60081
    (847) 973-4105
    2.6 PK-4 477

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