Gardner-South Wilmington Twp High School

6/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
1
Grades
9-12
Students
184
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


English Language Arts 1
53%
State avg: 36%
Algebra I
47%
State avg: 17%
2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
80%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
18
State avg: 20
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 18%
Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
95%
Hispanic
4%
Asian
1%
Black
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
222 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
6%
State avg: 12%
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Neighborhood
500 East Main St
Gardner, IL 60424
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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