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New Trier Township High School Winnetka


Overview

Student Enrollment
3,086
Best High School in Illinois
#10
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 10th grade to 12th grade
School District New Trier Twp High School District 203
Type Public
 Phone (847)446-7000
 Location 385 Winnetka Ave
Winnetka, IL 60093
Charter School No

New Trier Township High School Winnetka has an academic rating significantly above the average for Illinois high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 10th in the best public high schools in Illinois.

Demographics

Race

The New Trier Township High School Winnetka student body is mostly White with a small Asian Pacific population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White83.5%2,577
Black0.8%24
Hispanic4.5%140
Asian Pacific8.1%251
Native American Indian0.1%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2.9%91

Family Income

vs. other Illinois high schools
Upper 0.9%

4% 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, New Trier Township H S Winnetka students are largely wealthy and rank 5th in Illinois for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Sophomore1,021
Junior987
Senior1,078
Total3,086

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
98%

10 out of 10

Rank: 5th in Illinois

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students98%
Illinois Median87%
Percentile100%
White99% or more*
Black50% or more*
Hispanic90% or more*
Asian Pacific95% or more*
Native American-
Two or more races80% or more*
Economically Disadvantaged90% or more*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 40th in Illinois

Students at New Trier Township High School Winnetka scored an average 50% 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 6.4% of Illinois high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girlssuppressed*suppressed*
Boysless than 50%*less than 50%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanicsuppressed*suppressed*
Multiracial--
Whiteless than 50%*less than 50%*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*less than 50%*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average ACT Score
27.8

The average ACT score for New Trier Township High School Winnetka students in 2017 was 27.8. This indicates that the average student scores in the 85th percentile nationally on the ACT.

College Admission Test Participation

5 out of 10

Rank: 326th in Illinois

1,076 out of 2,065 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (52%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the Illinois median rate of 52% and in the top 48% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 4th in Illinois

New Trier Township High School Winnetka offers 26 AP courses. 28 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 81% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Illinois schools of 16%. New Trier Township High School Winnetka had 771 taking AP exams with a 753 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 99% percentile and significantly above the state median of 56 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 98% 56%
Students enrolled in an AP class 28% 16%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 13%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 13%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 18%
AP Courses Offered 26

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

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

Safety and Discipline

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 Students0.4%14
Boys0.8%12
Girls0.1%2
Illinois Median4.6%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.1%34
Boys1.6%26
Girls0.5%8

Location

New Trier Township High School Winnetka
385 Winnetka Ave
Winnetka, IL
60093
(847)446-7000

10 out of 10 1

District

New Trier Twp High School District 203
Northfield, IL