1600 Eagle Way
Lake Villa, IL 60046
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lakes Community High School serves 1,359 students in grades 9-12.
Lakes Community 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 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Lakes Community High School's student population of 1,359 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,359 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
83 teachers
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School Rankings

Lakes Community 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 Lakes Community High School is 0.35, 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
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
80%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
98%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
7%
27%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,359 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 1% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Top 50%)

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