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Lemont Township High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
1,407
Best High School in Illinois
#14
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Lemont Twp High School District 210
Type Public
 Phone (630)243-3230
 Location 800 Porter St
Lemont, IL 60439
Charter School No

Lemont Township High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Illinois high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and average AP course participation. It is ranked 14th in the best public high schools in Illinois.

Demographics

Race

The Lemont Township High School student body is mostly White with a small Hispanic population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White83.4%1,174
Black1.4%20
Hispanic9.9%139
Asian Pacific3.6%51
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.6%22

Family Income

vs. other Illinois high schools
Upper 5.8%

13.6% 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, Lemont Twp High School students are largely wealthy and rank 39th in Illinois for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman354
Sophomore329
Junior365
Senior359
Total1,407

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
95%

9 out of 10

Rank: 38th in Illinois

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students95%
Illinois Median87%
Percentile95%
White97%
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanic80% to 89%*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American-
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged80% to 89%*
Limited English Proficiency50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 14th in Illinois

Students at Lemont Township High School scored an average 64% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Illinois State Board of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 24% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 3.1% of Illinois high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70% to 74%*65% to 69%*
Boys65% to 69%*50% to 54%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*80% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic50% to 59%*50% to 59%*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White70% to 74%*55% to 59%*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*20% or less*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average ACT Score
23

The average ACT score for Lemont Township High School students in 2017 was 23. This indicates that the average student scores in the 68th percentile nationally on the ACT.

College Admission Test Participation

9 out of 10

Rank: 39th in Illinois

518 out of 724 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (72%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Illinois median rate of 52% and in the top 7% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

6 out of 10

Rank: 109th in Illinois

Lemont Township High School offers 11 AP courses. 17 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 54% percentile and about equal to the median AP enrollment rate for all Illinois schools of 16%. Lemont Township High School had 220 taking AP exams with a 158 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 67% percentile and somewhat above the state median of 56 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 72% 56%
Students enrolled in an AP class 17% 16%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 14%
AP Courses Offered 11

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate28%17%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate29%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate27%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.4%6
Boys0.3%2
Girls0.6%4
Illinois Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.4%6
Boys0.3%2
Girls0.6%4

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Illinois Median4.6%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.1%15
Boys1.1%8
Girls1%7

Location

Lemont Township High School
800 Porter St
Lemont, IL
60439
(630)243-3230

10 out of 10 1

District

Lemont Twp High School District 210
Lemont, IL