Oswego East High School

1525 Harvey Rd
Oswego, IL 60543
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Oswego East High School serves 2,907 students in grades 9-12.
Oswego East 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,907 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oswego East High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Oswego East High School's student population of 2,907 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 168 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,907 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
168 teachers
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School Rankings

Oswego East High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Oswego East High School is 0.66, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#905 out of 3663 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
27%
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Black
11%
17%
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White
52%
47%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
98%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oswego East High School's ranking?
Oswego East High School is ranked #905 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Oswego East High School often compared to?
Oswego East High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Oswego High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Oswego East High School?
The graduation rate of Oswego East High School is 98%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Oswego East High School?
2,907 students attend Oswego East High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Oswego East High School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Asian, 11% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Oswego East High School?
Oswego East High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Oswego East High School offer ?
Oswego East High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Oswego East High School part of?
Oswego East High School is part of CUSD 308 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,907 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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