Palatine High School

Palatine High School serves 2,711 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Palatine High School operates within the Township Hsd 211 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 2711 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 180 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,711 students
Palatine High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Palatine High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 180 teachers
Palatine High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Palatine High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Palatine High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
9%
4%
Palatine High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
36%
25%
Palatine High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
6%
17%
Palatine High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
48%
50%
Palatine High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Palatine High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.31
Palatine High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
47%
Palatine High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
3%
Palatine High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Township Hsd 211 School District's student population of 12,260 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $20,496 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $18,600 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Township Hsd 211 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 12,260 938
Township Hsd 211 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Township Hsd 211 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $261 MM $11 MM
Township Hsd 211 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $237 MM $11 MM
Township Hsd 211 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,496 $11,118
Township Hsd 211 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,600 $11,218
Township Hsd 211 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Kirk School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walter R Sundling Junior High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Virginia Lake Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PalatineVirginia Lake Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 823 students
    0.3 miles
    925 North Glenn Dr
    PalatineIL 60074
    (847)963-7100
    0.3PK-6823
  • PalatineJane Addams Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 682 students
    0.6 miles
    1020 East Sayles Dr
    PalatineIL 60074
    (847)963-5000
    0.6PK-6682
  • PalatineLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 837 students
    0.7 miles
    1021 North Ridgewood Ln
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)963-5700
    0.7KG-6837
  • PalatineLake Louise Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 759 students
    1.2 miles
    500 North Jonathan Dr
    PalatineIL 60074
    (847)963-5600
    1.2KG-6759
  • PalatineWalter R Sundling Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 669 students
    1.3 miles
    1100 North Smith St
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)963-3700
    1.37-8669

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