Proviso West High School

  • Proviso West High School serves 1,970 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Proviso West High School operates within the Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1970 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,970 students
Proviso West High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Proviso West High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Proviso West High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Proviso West High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 20:1 16:1
Proviso West High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
5%
Proviso West High School Asian Students (1988-2012)
Hispanic
45%
25%
Proviso West High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
53%
17%
Proviso West High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
2%
49%
Proviso West High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Proviso West High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.52 0.31
Proviso West 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.
n/a n/a
Proviso West 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.
n/a n/a
Proviso West High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

  • Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District's student population of 4,344 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,466 is higher than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,474 is less than the state average of $15,092. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 4,344 753
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $11 MM
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $73 MM $11 MM
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $17,466 $15,061
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,474 $15,092
Proviso Twp Hsd 209 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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