Maine East High School

  • Maine East High School serves 1,854 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 40% (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 63% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Maine East High School's student population of 1,854 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 118 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,854 students
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Total Classroom Teachers118 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maine East High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maine East High School is 0.71, 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#1528 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine East 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
33%
5%
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Hispanic
23%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
37%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Maine East High School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Maine East High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.710.32
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Graduation Rate
91%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine East 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine East High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaine Township HSD 207 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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