Prospect High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#355
College Readiness Index
53.9
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,127 Students
  • 119 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 13th within Illinois. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Prospect High School is 61 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 19 percent. Prospect High School is 1 of 9 high schools in the Township High School District 214.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#355
State Rank
#13
STEM Rank
#224

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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 2,127
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 19%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 9%
Full-Time Teachers 119

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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 80%
College Readiness Index 53.9

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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 9
Total Students 12,117
Proficient in Reading (district average) 64%
Proficient in Math (district average) 74%
College Readiness (district average) 47.6

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

Nearby Schools

Prospect High School is 1 of 9 schools in the Township High School District 214.

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