Larkin High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
13.0
Math Proficiency
2.3
Reading Proficiency
2.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,994 Students
  • 108 Teachers

Larkin High School
1475 LARKIN AVE
ELGIN, IL 60123

Phone: (847) 888-5200

District: Illinois School District U-46

Overview

At Larkin High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Larkin High School is 18 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 75 percent. Larkin High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Illinois School District U-46.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,994
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 75%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 69%
Full-Time Teachers 108

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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 36%
Proficient in Math 37%
College Readiness Index 13.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

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

Total Schools 7
Total Students 12,092
Proficient in Reading (district average) 45%
Proficient in Math (district average) 50%
College Readiness (district average) 17.2

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Larkin High School is 1 of 7 schools in the Illinois School District U-46.

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