Oswego High School

  • Oswego High School serves 2,729 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 48% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Oswego High School's student population of 2,729 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 168 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,729 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Oswego High School
Total Classroom Teachers168 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oswego High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oswego High School is 0.53, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2089 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
65%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oswego High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.530.68
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Graduation Rate
95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oswego High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCusd 308 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Oswego High School is Oswego Goal (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Oswego Goal (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Oswego Goal (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oswego East View Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K | 512 students
    0.1 miles
    4209 State Route 71
    Oswego, IL 60543
    (630)636-3489
    0.1 K 512
  • Oswego Oswego Goal Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 47 students
    0.1 miles
    61 Franklin St
    Oswego, IL 60543
    (630)636-3915
    0.1 6-12 47
  • Oswego 308 Center Magnet School
    Grades: PK-12 | 102 students
    0.4 miles
    61 Franklin St
    Oswego, IL 60543
    (630)554-6871
    0.4 PK-12 102
  • Oswego Southbury Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 579 students
    0.8 miles
    820 Preston Ln
    Oswego, IL 60543
    (630)636-3489
    0.8 K-5 579
  • Oswego Thompson Junior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 940 students
    0.9 miles
    440 Boulder Hill
    Oswego, IL 60543
    (630)636-3489
    0.9 6-8 940

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