Hinsdale Central High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#289
College Readiness Index
54.9
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,723 Students
  • 165 Teachers

Hinsdale Central High School
5500 SOUTH GRANT ST
HINSDALE, IL 60521

Phone: (630) 570-8000

District: Hinsdale Twp Hsd 86

Overview

Hinsdale Central High School is ranked 8th within Illinois. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hinsdale Central High School is 58 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 21 percent. Hinsdale Central High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Hinsdale Twp Hsd 86.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#289
State Rank
#8
STEM Rank
#111

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,723
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 21%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 0%
Full-Time Teachers 165

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 86%
Proficient in Math 89%
College Readiness Index 54.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 4,531
Proficient in Reading (district average) 76%
Proficient in Math (district average) 78%
College Readiness (district average) 48.0

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