York Community High School

355 W St Charles Rd
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
York Community High School serves 2,805 students in grades 9-12.
York Community High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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 2,805 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 172 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,805 students
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Total Classroom Teachers172 teachers
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School Comparison

York Community High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 York Community High School is 0.43, 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
#215 out of 3672 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
74%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.68
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Graduation Rate
95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElmhurst 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to York Community High School is Willowbrook High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandburg Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Emerson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elmhurst Emerson Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 443 students
    0.4 miles
    400 N West Ave
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 834-5562
    0.4 K-5 443
  • Elmhurst Lincoln Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 545 students
    0.5 miles
    565 S Fairfield Ave
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 834-4548
    0.5 K-5 545
  • Elmhurst Jefferson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 388 students
    0.6 miles
    360 E Crescent Ave
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 834-6261
    0.6 K-5 388
  • Elmhurst Hawthorne Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
    0.7 miles
    145 W Arthur St
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 834-4541
    0.7 K-5 493
  • Elmhurst Early Childhood
    Grades: PK | 299 students
    1.1 miles
    130 W Madison St
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 617-2385
    1.1 PK 299

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