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8/10
Niles West High School
This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have above average college readiness measures, and this school has below 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
22%
State avg: 23%
Math
22%
State avg: 30%
English
45%
State avg: 36%
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?... 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!
White
49%
Asian
31%
Hispanic
14%
Black
6%
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
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
223 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
86%
State avg: 88%
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16 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
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4 2
3 0
2 0
1 2
Neighborhood
5701 Oakton St
Skokie, IL 60077
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Last modified: June 28, 2017
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