Mchenry High School-west Campus

  • Mchenry High School-west Campus serves 1,427 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mchenry High School-west Campus placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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

  • Mchenry High School-west Campus's student population of 1,427 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,427 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mchenry High School-west Campus is ranked within the top 50% 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 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mchenry High School-west Campus is 0.42, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1504 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
72%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mchenry High School-west Campus. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.420.68
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mchenry High School-west Campus and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMchenry CHSD 156 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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