Hinsdale South High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7401 Clarendon Hills
Darien, IL 60561
Phone
(630) 468-4000
District
HINSDALE TWP HSD 86
County
DUPAGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1507
Classroom Teachers
119

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.2% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Hinsdale South High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 33
Proficiency in Reading 46 34
Proficiency in Math 43 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.68
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.81
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 340 22.6%
Grade 10 372 24.7%
Grade 11 393 26.1%
Grade 12 402 26.7%
Total 1507 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.3% 68.2% 50.5%
Black 20.7% 8.8% 17.6%
Hispanic 11.8% 7.9% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.8% 14.8% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.9% 16.2% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.9% 16.2% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 75,786 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,619.1 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.2% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.2% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.9% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 18.1% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,606 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 7.0% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.7% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 62.5% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 33.9% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.6% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.3% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.7% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.2% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 6.3% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,181 $66,993,753 60.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,373 $10,472,049 9.5%
Staff $630 $2,780,190 2.5%
General Administration $552 $2,435,976 2.2%
School Administration $625 $2,758,125 2.5%
Operation $1,709 $7,541,817 6.8%
Transportation $829 $3,658,377 3.3%
Other $833 $3,676,029 3.3%
Total Support $7,550 $33,318,150 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,235 $9,863,055 9.0%
Total Expenditures $24,966 $110,174,958 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%