Lake Forest High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#578
College Readiness Index
44.7
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,699 Students
  • 123 Teachers

Lake Forest High School
1285 NORTH MCKINLEY RD
LAKE FOREST, IL 60045

Phone: (847) 234-3600

District: Lake Forest Chsd 115

Overview

Lake Forest High School is ranked 24th within Illinois. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Lake Forest High School is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 10 percent. Lake Forest High School is the only high school in the Lake Forest Chsd 115.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#578
State Rank
#24

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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 1,699
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 10%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers 123

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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 80%
Proficient in Math 84%
College Readiness Index 44.7

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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 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 1
Total Students 1,699
Proficient in Reading (district average) 80%
Proficient in Math (district average) 84%
College Readiness (district average) 44.7

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