Glenbard West 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
670 Crescent Blvd
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Phone
(630) 469-8600
District
GLENBARD TWP HSD 87
County
DUPAGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2321
Classroom Teachers
128

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.4% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Glenbard West High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 33
Proficiency in Reading 56 34
Proficiency in Math 53 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.13
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.25
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 559 24.1%
Grade 10 592 25.5%
Grade 11 594 25.6%
Grade 12 576 24.8%
Total 2321 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 61.9% 52.1% 50.5%
Black 4.9% 8.5% 17.6%
Hispanic 18.6% 23.1% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.0% 15.7% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.6% 33.7% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.4% 25.1% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 8.6% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 166,700 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,654.4 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.9% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.5% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 60,814 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.5% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 43.4% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.9% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.5% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.0% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.7% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.8% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 6.5% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,187 $105,693,805 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $912 $7,309,680 3.7%
Staff $649 $5,201,735 2.6%
General Administration $401 $3,214,015 1.6%
School Administration $1,440 $11,541,600 5.8%
Operation $939 $7,526,085 3.8%
Transportation $728 $5,834,920 3.0%
Other $564 $4,520,460 2.3%
Total Support $5,633 $45,148,495 22.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,845 $46,847,675 23.7%
Total Expenditures $24,665 $197,689,975 100.0%
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%