Lake Forest High School

Serves grades M - M

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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
1285 N Mckinley Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Phone
(847) 234-3600
District
LAKE FOREST CHSD 115
County
LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1696
Classroom Teachers
123

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.5% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Lake Forest High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 35
Proficiency in Reading 80 36
Proficiency in Math 72 33

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.84
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.93
AVG FOR STATE 15.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 393 23.2%
Grade 10 419 24.7%
Grade 11 442 26.1%
Grade 12 442 26.1%
Total 1696 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.2% 92.2% 50.6%
Black 1.1% 1.1% 17.8%
Hispanic 3.2% 3.3% 26.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 3.3% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 3.4% 3.4% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 3.4% 45.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 27,022 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,259.5 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.9% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.2% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.3% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 18.0% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,341 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 4.4% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.4% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 75.3% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 50.7% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.0% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.2% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.4% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.8% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 4.4% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $14,169 $23,619,723 46.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,848 $3,080,616 6.1%
Staff $624 $1,040,208 2.0%
General Administration $227 $378,409 0.7%
School Administration $1,623 $2,705,541 5.3%
Operation $3,027 $5,046,009 9.9%
Transportation $487 $811,829 1.6%
Other $1,922 $3,203,974 6.3%
Total Support $9,757 $16,264,919 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,611 $11,020,537 21.6%
Total Expenditures $30,537 $50,905,179 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,862 $16,041,736,338 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $849 $1,733,187,841 5.6%
Staff $504 $1,028,020,809 3.3%
General Administration $508 $1,036,522,218 3.4%
School Administration $653 $1,331,780,740 4.3%
Operation $1,174 $2,396,104,949 7.8%
Transportation $598 $1,220,380,148 4.0%
Other $546 $1,114,934,113 3.6%
Total Support $4,833 $9,860,885,139 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,384 $4,865,224,284 15.8%
Total Expenditures $15,079 $30,767,924,182 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%