This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have below average college readiness measures, and this school has about average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Subject
% Proficient
Algebra I
20%
State avg: 23%
Math
20%
State avg: 30%
English
32%
State avg: 36%
Equity
5/10
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.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have 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?... More 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
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
77%
White
17%
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
14 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
235 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
97%
State avg: 88%
Show more Teachers & staff
Neighborhood
1000 North Wolf Rd
Northlake, IL 60164
Map of West Leyden High School address. Map of West Leyden High School address. Map of West Leyden High School address.
Was this useful? YesNo
Last modified: June 1, 2017
Owl
Top