Prospect High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#295
College Readiness Index
54.6
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,117 Students
  • 123 Teachers

Prospect High School
801 WEST KENSINGTON RD
MT PROSPECT, IL 60056

Phone: (847) 718-5200

District: Township High School District 214

Overview

Prospect High School is ranked 9th within Illinois. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Prospect High School is 60 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 18 percent. Prospect High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Township High School District 214.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#295
State Rank
#9
STEM Rank
#190

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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 2,117
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 18%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 9%
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 78%
Proficient in Math 81%
College Readiness Index 54.6

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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 6
Total Students 11,827
Proficient in Reading (district average) 66%
Proficient in Math (district average) 72%
College Readiness (district average) 42.9

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