Prospect High School

  • Prospect High School serves 2,168 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Prospect High School operates within the Township Hsd 214 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 120 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,168 students
Prospect High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Prospect High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Prospect High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Prospect High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 18:1 16:1
Prospect High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
7%
5%
Prospect High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
12%
25%
Prospect High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
17%
Prospect High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
77%
49%
Prospect High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Prospect High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Prospect High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Prospect High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.39 0.31
Prospect High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
13%
52%
Prospect High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
n/a
2%
Prospect High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Township Hsd 214 School District's student population of 11,795 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $23,843 is higher than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,553 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Township Hsd 214 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 11,795 753
Township Hsd 214 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Township Hsd 214 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $286 MM $12 MM
Township Hsd 214 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $282 MM $11 MM
Township Hsd 214 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $23,843 $16,005
Township Hsd 214 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,553 $14,988
Township Hsd 214 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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