Wheeling 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: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
900 S Elmhurst Rd
Wheeling, IL 60090
Phone
(847) 718-7000
District
TOWNSHIP HSD 214
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1687
Classroom Teachers
110

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.7% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Wheeling High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 35
Proficiency in Reading 43 36
Proficiency in Math 42 33

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.32
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.48
AVG FOR STATE 15.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 451 26.7%
Grade 10 430 25.5%
Grade 11 431 25.5%
Grade 12 375 22.2%
Total 1687 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 34.2% 59.1% 50.6%
Black 2.3% 2.4% 17.8%
Hispanic 58.2% 30.8% 26.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.8% 7.6% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.5% 24.9% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.5% 24.9% 45.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 252,885 12,801,539
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,863.6 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.2% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.5% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.2% 13.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 97,606 4,802,124
Single parent households with children 5.8% 10.5%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 90.4% 88.3%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 41.7% 32.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.0% 12.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.4% 14.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.4% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.7% 17.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.3% 14.1%
$15,000 or less 6.9% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,786 $151,220,022 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,939 $22,932,553 8.1%
Staff $1,189 $14,062,303 5.0%
General Administration $317 $3,749,159 1.3%
School Administration $891 $10,537,857 3.7%
Operation $2,130 $25,191,510 8.9%
Transportation $704 $8,326,208 3.0%
Other $871 $10,301,317 3.7%
Total Support $8,042 $95,112,734 33.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,034 $35,883,118 12.7%
Total Expenditures $23,862 $282,215,874 100.0%
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%