United Township High School

  • United Township High School serves 1,668 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (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 20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • United Township High School's student population of 1,668 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,668 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

  • United Township High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of United Township High School is 0.61, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2689 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
26%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
55%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in United Township High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.610.68
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in United Township High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in United Township High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnited Twp HSD 30 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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