South Elgin High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
21.4
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,682 Students
  • 138 Teachers

South Elgin High School
760 EAST MAIN ST
SOUTH ELGIN, IL 60177

Phone: (847) 289-3760

District: Illinois School District U-46

Overview

At South Elgin High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at South Elgin High School is 32 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 43 percent. South Elgin 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 2,682
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 43%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 29%
Full-Time Teachers 138

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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 54%
Proficient in Math 57%
College Readiness Index 21.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 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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Nearby Schools

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

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