800 Porter St
Lemont, IL 60439
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lemont Twp High School serves 1,405 students in grades 9-12.
Lemont Twp 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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 56% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lemont Twp High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Lemont Twp High School's student population of 1,405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,405 students
This chart display total students of Lemont Twp High School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Lemont Twp High School
Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
95 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lemont Twp High School by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Lemont Twp High School by grade.

School Rankings

Lemont Twp 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 Lemont Twp High School is 0.33, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#520 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Lemont Twp High School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lemont Twp High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lemont Twp 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lemont Twp High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lemont Twp High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lemont Twp High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lemont Twp High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
81%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lemont Twp High School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lemont Twp High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lemont Twp High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.33
This chart display the diversity score of Lemont Twp High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
97%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Lemont Twp High School and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lemont Twp High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lemont Twp High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   5/1/2020
Lemont high school is truly a home away from home.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - _

Review Lemont Twp High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

School Safety: Shootings
School Safety: Shootings
Teachers and parents must be prepared for anything that impacts the safety of our young people.
What are the Top High Schools in Boston?
What are the Top High Schools in Boston?
We review recent rankings from Boston Magazine that shows the top-rated high schools in this extensive school district.
An Overview of the Funding of Public Schools
An Overview of the Funding of Public Schools
Learn about how public schools are funded today and how the federal and local monies are allocated.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,405 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.33

Related School Videos

Quick Links