Prospect High School

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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. have above average college readiness measures, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
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Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Algebra I
20%
State avg: 23%
Math
20%
State avg: 30%
English
53%
State avg: 36%
10/10
College readiness
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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
95%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
25
State avg: 21
AP course participation
48%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
4/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
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Students
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White
77%
Hispanic
11%
Asian
6%
Two or more races
4%
Black
2%
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
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
263 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
94%
State avg: 88%
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24 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 12
4 2
3 2
2 3
1 4
Neighborhood
801 West Kensington Rd
Mt Prospect, IL 60056
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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