Glenbrook South High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#503
College Readiness Index
46.8
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,636 Students
  • 188 Teachers

Glenbrook South High School
4000 WEST LAKE AVE
GLENVIEW, IL 60026

Phone: (847) 486-4559

District: Northfield Twp Hsd 225

Overview

Glenbrook South High School is ranked 20th within Illinois. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Glenbrook South High School is 50 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 31 percent. Glenbrook South High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Northfield Twp Hsd 225.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#503
State Rank
#20

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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 2,636
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 31%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 20%
Full-Time Teachers 188

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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 77%
Proficient in Math 84%
College Readiness Index 46.8

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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 3
Total Students 4,730
Proficient in Reading (district average) 79%
Proficient in Math (district average) 85%
College Readiness (district average) 47.8

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Nearby Schools

Glenbrook South High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Northfield Twp Hsd 225.

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