Highland Park High School

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Reviews
16
Grades
9-12
Students
2,053
Type
Public
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Academics
1/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This suggests that students at this school are likely not performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Test scores are important to look at because they indicate where students are performing compared to grade-level standards. Ask the school what it's doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


English Language Arts 3
11%
State avg: 32%
Algebra II
0%
State avg: 19%
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College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

This school is far 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
91%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
25
State avg: 20
AP course participation
38%
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
71%
Hispanic
22%
Two or more races
3%
Black
2%
Asian
2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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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
224 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
87%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood
433 Vine Ave
Highland Park, IL 60035
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Last modified: June 1, 2017

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