Lakes Community High School

  • Lakes Community High School serves 1,347 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lakes Community High School's student population of 1,347 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lakes Community High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lakes Community High School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1312 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lakes Community High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
80%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lakes Community High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.350.32
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lakes Community High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChsd 117 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • Lake Villa Peter J Palombi School Magnet School
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  • Lake Villa Allendale School Magnet School
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