Carl Sandburg 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
13300 S La Grange Rd
Orland Park, IL 60462
Phone
(708) 671-3100
District
CONS HSD 230
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2816
Classroom Teachers
178

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.2% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Carl Sandburg High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 33
Proficiency in Reading 53 34
Proficiency in Math 51 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.85
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.15
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 699 24.8%
Grade 10 651 23.1%
Grade 11 757 26.9%
Grade 12 709 25.2%
Total 2816 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.0% 76.2% 49.7%
Black 5.6% 4.9% 17.3%
Hispanic 10.7% 13.4% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.3% 5.1% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.4% 20.5% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.4% 20.5% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 157,462 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,149.0 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.4% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.1% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.4% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 19.2% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 58,643 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 5.8% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.0% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.1% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.6% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.1% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.4% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.3% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.3% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 6.0% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,648 $101,322,752 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,964 $14,580,736 8.3%
Staff $537 $3,986,688 2.3%
General Administration $335 $2,487,040 1.4%
School Administration $1,372 $10,185,728 5.8%
Operation $1,541 $11,440,384 6.5%
Transportation $1,240 $9,205,760 5.2%
Other $800 $5,939,200 3.4%
Total Support $7,790 $57,832,960 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,215 $16,444,160 9.4%
Total Expenditures $23,652 $175,592,448 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%