Wauconda High School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
56
Grades
9-12
Students
1,348
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at 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
35%
State avg: 36%
Algebra I
15%
State avg: 17%
7/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A promising sign:

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

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
88%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
22
State avg: 20
AP course participation
9%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
70%
Hispanic
24%
Asian
3%
Black
2%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
338 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
14%
State avg: 12%
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56 Reviews
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Neighborhood
555 North Main St
Wauconda, IL 60084
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Last modified: June 10, 2017
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