University High School serves 607 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 59%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 57%) for the 2013-14 school year.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 607 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 1% in IL)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

University High School's student population of 607 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
607 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of University High School is 0.44, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
85-89%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
80-84%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of University High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
74%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.44
This chart display the diversity score of University High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in University High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
2%
27%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 607 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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