PROFICIENCY 52% 65% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%Township HSD 214
42%Mount Prospect
31%Illinois

Prospect High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Township HSD 214" in Mount Prospect, IL. There are a total of 2,168 students and 120 teachers at Prospect High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 285 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Prospect High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 52.0%, which is 65% higher than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2168
Teachers120.04
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch285
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment1,024
Taking some courses916
Taking some courses (not tests)107
Passing some courses770
Passing no courses142

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Prospect High School, there are a total of 1,024 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 916 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All55-59%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School55-59%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

AreaVibes $1,000 School Review Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Prospect High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
Caucasian 77.6% 59.6% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 0.1% 0.2% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 5.9% 7.0% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 11.2% 27.9% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.6% 2.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.5% 2.9% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Fairview Elementary School47%0.5Mount Prospect, IL
Windsor Elementary School62%1.0Arlington Heights, IL
Dryden Elementary School65%1.3Arlington Heights, IL
Euclid Elementary School40%1.3Mount Prospect, IL
Lincoln Middle School51%1.3Mount Prospect, IL
Lions Park Elementary School61%1.8Mount Prospect, IL
John Hersey High School70%1.8Arlington Heights, IL
Forest View Elementary School44%1.9Mount Prospect, IL
South Middle School66%1.9Arlington Heights, IL
Macarthur Middle School52%2.0Prospect Heights, IL
Anne Sullivan Elementary School42%2.0Prospect Heights, IL
Betsy Ross Elementary School47%2.0Prospect Heights, IL

Mount Prospect demographics profile

StatisticMount ProspectIllinoisNational
Population54,55212,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,27322291
Median age39.537.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%55%55%
Speak English57%77%79%
Speak Spanish15%13%13%

Education level achieved in Mount Prospect

IndexMount ProspectIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade89.7%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school88.0%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college67.5%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.7%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.8%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters14.8%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.3%
Write a school review about Prospect High School Tell people what you like or don't like about Prospect High School…
Review Prospect High School
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Academics0/10
Teachers0/10
Administration0/10
Sports0/10
Facilities0/10
Reason for reporting
Source: The Prospect High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.