Homewood-flossmoor High School

999 Kedzie Ave
Flossmoor, IL 60422
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Homewood-flossmoor High School serves 2,789 students in grades 9-12.
Homewood-flossmoor 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,789 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Homewood-flossmoor High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Homewood-flossmoor High School's student population of 2,789 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 193 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,789 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
193 teachers
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School Rankings

Homewood-flossmoor High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Homewood-flossmoor High School is 0.47, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1697 out of 3663 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
71%
17%
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White
15%
47%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
14%
27%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Homewood-flossmoor High School's ranking?
Homewood-flossmoor High School is ranked #1697 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Homewood-flossmoor High School often compared to?
Homewood-flossmoor High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hillcrest High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Homewood-flossmoor High School?
The graduation rate of Homewood-flossmoor High School is 97%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Homewood-flossmoor High School?
2,789 students attend Homewood-flossmoor High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Homewood-flossmoor High School students are Black, 15% of students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Homewood-flossmoor High School?
Homewood-flossmoor High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Homewood-flossmoor High School offer ?
Homewood-flossmoor High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Homewood-flossmoor High School part of?
Homewood-flossmoor High School is part of Homewood Flossmoor CHSD 233 School District.

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Date
Last Day for Field Trips
April 25, 2024 (Thursday)
Last Day of Classes for Seniors
May 16, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,789 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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