Lyons Township High School

100 S Brainard Ave
La Grange, IL 60525
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Lyons Township High School serves 4,000 students in grades 9-12.
Lyons Township High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 60% (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 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lyons Township High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Lyons Township High School's student population of 4,000 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 249 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students4,000 students
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Total Classroom Teachers249 teachers
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School Rankings

Lyons Township High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Lyons Township High School is 0.43, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#251 out of 3655 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
73%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.68
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
96%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
8%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLyons TWP HSD 204 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lyons Township High School is Riverside Brookfield Township High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Park Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cossitt Ave Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Grange Cossitt Ave Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 540 students
    0.4 miles
    115 W Cossitt Ave
    La Grange, IL 60525
    (708) 482-2450
    0.4 K-6 540
  • La Grange Ogden Ave Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 578 students
    0.5 miles
    501 W Ogden Ave
    La Grange, IL 60525
    (708) 215-7025
    0.5 K-6 578
  • La Grange Park Park Junior High School Math: 62% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 7-8 | 694 students
    0.6 miles
    325 N Park Rd
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
    (708) 215-7025
    0.6 7-8 694
  • Western Springs Field Park Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
    0.8 miles
    4335 Howard Ave
    Western Springs, IL 60558
    (708) 246-7675
    0.8 PK-5 291
  • Western Springs Mcclure Junior High School Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-8 | 489 students
    1.0 miles
    4225 Wolf Rd
    Western Springs, IL 60558
    (708) 246-7590
    1 6-8 489

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