Sandwich Community High School

Sandwich Community High School serves 689 students in grades 9-12.
Sandwich Community High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sandwich Community High School's student population of 689 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students689 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Sandwich Community High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sandwich Community High School is 0.29, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1821 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
83%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.290.68
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSandwich CUSD 430 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sandwich Community High School is Somonauk High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandwich Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lynn G Haskin Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sandwich Lynn G Haskin Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-3 | 270 students
    0.4 miles
    720 S Wells St
    Sandwich, IL 60548
    (815) 786-8812
    0.4 PK-3 270
  • Sandwich Sandwich Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 456 students
    0.4 miles
    600 S Wells St
    Sandwich, IL 60548
    (815) 786-2138
    0.4 6-8 456
  • Sandwich Herman E Dummer Math: 38% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 259 students
    0.5 miles
    422 S Wells St
    Sandwich, IL 60548
    (815) 786-8498
    0.5 4-5 259
  • Sandwich W W Woodbury Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 183 students
    0.7 miles
    322 E 3rd St
    Sandwich, IL 60548
    (815) 786-6316
    0.7 K-3 183
  • Sandwich Prairie View Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-3 | 192 students
    1.6 miles
    1201 Castle St
    Sandwich, IL 60548
    (815) 786-8811
    1.6 K-3 192

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