110 Franks Rd
Marengo, IL 60152
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Marengo High School serves 685 students in grades 9-12.
Marengo High School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Marengo High School's student population of 685 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Marengo High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Marengo High School is 0.37, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#920 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
21%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
77%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 685 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Top 50%)

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