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School leader:  Mr. Jay Hoffmann
1285 North McKinley Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045

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Teacher effectiveness: Effective
Submitted by a community member · February 09, 2016
For the most part, a professional group of teachers. Too little writing in English though, particularly because they have an extra preparation period.

Amount of homework: Don't know
Submitted by a community member · February 09, 2016
This is highly teacher specific, which is not necessarily where a school wants to be. High level courses have significant work associated with them. The CP courses have almost nothing. There is not much middle ground. If you take the harder... more

Develops grit: Neutral
Submitted by a community member · February 09, 2016
I think that too many parents insist on classes that are less challenging but offer the possibility of a better grade. Way too many kids who are very high achieving are taking CP classes. Very few kids take a full load of AP/Honors, and many are... more

Develops respect: Strongly agree
Submitted by a community member · February 09, 2016
Kids at LFHS are respectful, by and large. I think the school gets some credit for that.

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Lake Forest High School
1285 North McKinley Road, Lake Forest, IL  60045
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 27 reviews. (847) 234-3600
Last modified Lake Forest High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.