Hinsdale Central High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#254
College Readiness Index
59.3
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,781 Students
  • 170 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 7th within Illinois. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hinsdale Central High School is 63 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 23 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 with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#254
State Rank
#7
STEM Rank
#109

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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 2,781
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 23%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers 170

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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 87%
College Readiness Index 59.3

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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 4,547
Proficient in Reading (district average) 80%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 49.6

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