Thornridge High School

  • Thornridge High School serves 1,172 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Thornridge High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Thornridge High School's student population of 1,172 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers101 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thornridge High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thornridge High School is 0.06, 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 School Rank (16-17)#3496 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
97%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Diversity Score0.060.68
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Graduation Rate
69%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thornridge High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThornton TWP HSD 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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