Neuqua Valley High School

  • Neuqua Valley High School serves 3,662 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Neuqua Valley High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Neuqua Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Neuqua Valley High School's student population of 3,662 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 227 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,662 students
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Total Classroom Teachers227 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Neuqua Valley High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Neuqua Valley High School is 0.59, 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#79 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
28%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
57%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.590.68
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Graduation Rate
98%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian Prairie CUSD 204 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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