Lake Forest High School

Lake Forest High School serves 1,667 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Lake Forest High School operates within the Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1667 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,667 students
Lake Forest High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lake Forest High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Lake Forest High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Lake Forest High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Lake Forest High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
4%
Lake Forest High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Lake Forest High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
1%
17%
Lake Forest High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
91%
50%
Lake Forest High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Lake Forest High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.31
Lake Forest High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
47%
Lake Forest High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
3%

District Comparison

Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District's student population of 1,689 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $28,461 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $28,141 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 21% over four years.
School District Name Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,689 938
Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $11 MM
Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $50 MM $11 MM
Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $28,461 $11,118
Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $28,141 $11,218
Lake Forest Chsd 115 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sally Potter School/lake Forest (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake Bluff Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sheridan Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake ForestSheridan Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 246 students
    0.4 miles
    1360 North Sheridan Rd
    Lake ForestIL 60045
    (847)234-1160
    0.4KG-4246
  • Lake BluffLake Bluff Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 310 students
    0.8 miles
    31 East Sheridan Place
    Lake BluffIL 60044
    (847)234-9407
    0.86-8310
  • Lake ForestDeer Path Middle School East
    Grades: 5-6 | 468 students
    1 miles
    95 West Deerpath
    Lake ForestIL 60045
    (847)615-4470
    15-6468
  • Lake ForestDeer Path Middle School West
    Grades: 7-8 | 523 students
    1.1 miles
    155 West Deerpath
    Lake ForestIL 60045
    (847)604-7400
    1.17-8523
  • Lake BluffLake Bluff Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 522 students
    1.5 miles
    350 West Washington Ave
    Lake BluffIL 60044
    (847)234-9405
    1.5KG-5522

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