Newark Community High School

413 Chicago Rd
Newark, IL 60541
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Newark Community High School serves 165 students in grades 9-12.
Newark Community High School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Newark Community High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Newark Community High School's student population of 165 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Newark Community High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Newark Community High School is 0.10, 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 Testing Rank
#1257 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
White
95%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.68
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewark CHSD 18 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Newark Community High School is Sandwich Community High School (7.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Millbrook Junior High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newark Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark Newark Ccsd 66 Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    0.1 miles
    503 Chicago Rd
    Newark, IL 60541
    (815) 695-5143
    0.1 Inquire with school n/a
  • Newark Newark Chsd 18 Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    0.1 miles
    413 Chicago Rd
    Newark, IL 60541
    (815) 695-5164
    0.1 Inquire with school n/a
  • Newark Newark Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-4 | 144 students
    0.2 miles
    503 Chicago Rd
    Newark, IL 60541
    (815) 695-5143
    0.2 K-4 144
  • Millbrook Millbrook Junior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 121 students
    4.1 miles
    8411 Fox River Road
    Millbrook, IL 60536
    (630) 553-5435
    4.1 5-8 121
  • Sheridan Sheridan Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 148 students
    5.3 miles
    Po Box 328
    Sheridan, IL 60551
    (815) 496-2002
    5.3 K-4 148

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