York Community High School

  • York Community High School serves 2,734 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

York Community High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • York Community High School's student population of 2,734 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 174 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,734 students
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Total Classroom Teachers174 teachers
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School Comparison

  • York Community High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of York Community High School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#1156 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of York Community 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in York Community High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
76%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in York Community High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in York Community High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.400.32
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Graduation Rate
96%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in York Community 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in York Community 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 NameElmhurst SD 205 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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