Lane Technical High School

2501 W Addison St
Chicago, IL 60618
10/
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Top 1%
Serving 4,330 students in grades 7-12, Lane Technical High School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 4,330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • : 98% (Top 5% in IL)
  • : Top 1%
  • : 82% (Top 1%)
  • : 87% (Top 1%)
  • : 80% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lane Technical High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Lane Technical High School's student population of 4,330 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 248 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
4,330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
248 teachers
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School Rankings

Lane Technical High School ranks within the top 1% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Lane Technical High School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IL)
#7 out of 3426 schools
(Top 1%)
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(20-21)
82%
28%
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87%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lane Technical 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 2021-22 school year data.
80%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
35%
27%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
38%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.72
This chart display the diversity score of Lane Technical High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
98%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Lane Technical High School and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lane Technical High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
12%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lane Technical 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lane Technical High School's ranking?
Lane Technical High School is ranked #7 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
82% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 87% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Lane Technical High School?
The graduation rate of Lane Technical High School is 98%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Lane Technical High School?
4,330 students attend Lane Technical High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Lane Technical High School students are White, 35% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lane Technical High School?
Lane Technical High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Lane Technical High School offer ?
Lane Technical High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Lane Technical High School part of?
Lane Technical High School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Lane Technical High School located?
Lane Technical High School is located in the Roscoe Village neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 1 other public schools located in Roscoe Village.

School Reviews

5   5/24/2024
Lane Tech''s tradition of excellence in education and technology continues to amaze me.(graduated class of ''78). An Ivy League caliber high school and middle school best describes this School of Champions! GO LANE GO ! ! !
- Posted by Student/Alumni - James Rock
5   1/31/2022
Absolutely changed the course of my life...Where ever you go, what ever you do, remember the honor of Lane!!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Joseph Michalowski

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 4,330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • : 98% (Top 5%)
  • : Top 1%
  • : 82% (Top 1%)
  • : 87% (Top 1%)
  • : 80% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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