Lockport Township High School East

  • Lockport Township High School East serves 3,706 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 46% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lockport Township High School East placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Lockport Township High School East's student population of 3,706 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 199 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,706 students
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Total Classroom Teachers199 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lockport Township High School East is ranked within the top 30% 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 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lockport Township High School East is 0.45, 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)#933 out of 3679 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lockport Township High School East 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lockport Township High School East 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 Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lockport Township High School East and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
17%
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White
72%
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 Lockport Township High School East.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.450.67
This chart display the diversity score of Lockport Township High School East and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lockport Township High School East and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLockport TWP HSD 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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