Naperville Central High School

  • Naperville Central High School serves 2,851 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (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 70% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Naperville Central High School's student population of 2,851 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 190 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students2,851 students
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Total Classroom Teachers190 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Naperville Central High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Naperville Central High School is 0.49, 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#117 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
16%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
69%
49%
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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 Naperville Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.490.32
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Graduation Rate≥99%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNaperville CUSD 203 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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