PROFICIENCY 28% 16% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #4 of 14 in West Chicago
  • Ranked #119 of 5231 in Illinois
Proficiency Averages
28%West Chicago
33%Illinois

Community High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "West Chicago School District 33" in West Chicago, IL. There are a total of 2,051 students and 124 teachers at Community High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Community High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 28.0%, which is 16% lower than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2051
Teachers124
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment603
Taking some courses256
Taking some courses (not tests)348
Passing some courses142
Passing no courses108

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 Community High School, there are a total of 603 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 256 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All28%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School28%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All28%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School28%

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.

Community High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
White 38.9% 25.6% 49.5% 51.1%
Black 2.6% 2.5% 17.4% 15.9%
Asian 3.9% 2.8% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 51.6% 67.2% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.6% 1.6% 3.0% 3.1%

West Chicago demographics profile

StatisticWest ChicagoIllinoisNational
Population27,42012,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,81022891
Median age33.237.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%55%55%
Speak English45%77%79%
Speak Spanish46%13%13%

Education level achieved in West Chicago

IndexWest ChicagoIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade71.5%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school68.2%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college46.0%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.5%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.8%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters9.1%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Community High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.