Lake View High School

  • Lake View High School serves 1,391 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lake View High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lake View High School's student population of 1,391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake View High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake View High School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2794 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
71%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
14%
48%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake View High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.470.67
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Graduation Rate
92%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake View High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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