Thornton Fractnl No High School

755 Pulaski Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Thornton Fractnl No High School serves 1,452 students in grades 9-12.
Thornton Fractnl No 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (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 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Thornton Fractnl No High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Thornton Fractnl No High School's student population of 1,452 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

Thornton Fractnl No High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Thornton Fractnl No High School is 0.46, 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
#3284 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
28%
26%
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Black
68%
17%
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White
2%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.68
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThornton Fractional TWP HSD 215 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thornton Fractnl No High School is Hammond Academy Of Science & Technical (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wentworth Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Calumet City Wentworth Junior High School Math: 17% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 370 students
    0.3 miles
    560 Superior Ave
    Calumet City, IL 60409
    (708) 862-0750
    0.3 6-8 370
  • Calumet City Wentworth Intermediate School Math: 8% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 355 students
    0.4 miles
    530 Superior Ave
    Calumet City, IL 60409
    (708) 868-7926
    0.4 3-5 355
  • Calumet City Lincoln Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 973 students
    0.5 miles
    410 157th St
    Calumet City, IL 60409
    (708) 862-6620
    0.5 PK-8 973
  • Calumet City Wilson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 395 students
    0.8 miles
    560 Wentworth Ave
    Calumet City, IL 60409
    (708) 862-5166
    0.8 PK-2 395
  • Calumet City Carol Moseley Braun School Math: 7% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 328 students
    1.1 miles
    1655 153rd St
    Calumet City, IL 60409
    (708) 868-9470
    1.1 1-6 328

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