Huntley High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,747
Best High School in Illinois
#71
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Cons School District 158
Type Public
 Phone (847)659-6600
 Location 13719 Harmony Rd
Huntley, IL 60142
Charter School No

Huntley High School has an academic rating well above the average for Illinois high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and average AP course participation. It is ranked 71st in the best public high schools in Illinois.

Racial Demographics

The Huntley High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White75.3%2,069
Black2.2%60
Hispanic12%330
Asian Pacific6%166
Native American Indian0.4%10
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%4
Two or more races3.9%108

Family Income

vs. other Illinois high schools
Upper 5.5%

13.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Illinois high school median of 42.4%. By this measure, Huntley High School students are largely wealthy and rank 37th in Illinois for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman738
Sophomore699
Junior648
Senior662
Total2,747

Completions

Graduation Rate
92%
Rank in Illinois
148th
Rating
8 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students92%
Illinois Median87%
Percentile84%
White94%
Black50% or more*
Hispanic85% to 89%*
Asian Pacific90% or more*
Native American-
Two or more races60% to 79%*
Economically Disadvantaged85% to 89%*
Limited English Proficiency50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
35%
Rank in Illinois
159th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Huntley High School scored an average 35% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Illinois State Board of Education. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 24% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 26% of Illinois high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls20% to 24%*56%
Boys20% to 24%*44%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander21% to 39%*50% to 59%*
Blacksuppressed*50% or more*
Hispanic15% to 19%*35% to 39%*
Multiracial20% or less*40% to 59%*
White20%51%
With Disabilites10% or less*10% or less*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average ACT Score
22.9

The average ACT score for Huntley High School students in 2017 was 22.9. This indicates that the average student scores in the 63rd percentile nationally on the ACT.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
60%
Rank in Illinois
149th
Rating
7 out of 10

787 out of 1,310 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (60%). College admission testing participation is well above the Illinois median rate of 53% and in the top 25% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
19%
AP Pass Rank in Illinois
70th
AP Pass Rate Rating
7 out of 10

Huntley High School offers 16 AP courses. 19 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 59% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Illinois schools of 16%. Huntley High School had 513 taking AP exams with a 408 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 79% percentile and well above the Illinois state median of 57 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 80% 57%
Students enrolled in an AP class 19% 16%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 8%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Courses Offered 16

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%17%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Illinois Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Illinois Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.2%57
Boys2.7%36
Girls1.7%21
Illinois Median4.6%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.8%21
Boys1%14
Girls0.5%7

Location

Huntley High School
13719 Harmony Rd
Huntley, IL
60142
(847)659-6600

9 out of 10 1

District

Cons School District 158
Algonquin, IL