Oswego East High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,281
Best High School in Illinois
#75
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Oswego CUSD 308
Type Public
 Phone (630)636-3489
 Location 1525 Harvey Rd
Oswego, IL 60543
Charter School No

Oswego East 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 75th in the best public high schools in Illinois.

Racial Demographics

The Oswego East High School student body is mainly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White52.4%1,195
Black13.3%304
Hispanic18.7%427
Asian Pacific8.7%198
Native American Indian0.5%11
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.4%9
Two or more races6%137

Family Income

vs. other Illinois high schools
Upper 17.9%

24.2% 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, Oswego East High School students are largely upper income and rank 123rd in Illinois for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman616
Sophomore617
Junior565
Senior483
Total2,281

Completions

Graduation Rate
95%
Rank in Illinois
37th
Rating
9 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students95%
Illinois Median87%
Percentile95%
White95% or more*
Black95% or more*
Hispanic90% to 94%*
Asian Pacific90% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races80% to 89%*
Economically Disadvantaged90% to 94%*
Limited English Proficiency50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
42%
Rank in Illinois
93rd
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Oswego East High School scored an average 42% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Illinois State Board of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 24% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 15.2% of Illinois high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls35% to 39%*55% to 59%*
Boys25% to 29%*45%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander40% to 59%*65% to 69%*
Black11% to 19%*30% to 39%*
Hispanic20% to 24%*30% to 34%*
Multiracial21% to 39%*40% to 49%*
White35% to 39%*57%
With Disabilites10% to 14%*10% to 14%*
Limited English20% or less*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average ACT Score
23.6

The average ACT score for Oswego East High School students in 2017 was 23.6. This indicates that the average student scores in the 68th percentile nationally on the ACT.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
48%
Rank in Illinois
451st
Rating
2 out of 10

500 out of 1,048 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (48%). College admission testing participation is well below the Illinois median rate of 53% and in the bottom 27% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
15%
AP Pass Rank in Illinois
152nd
AP Pass Rate Rating
5 out of 10

Oswego East High School offers 16 AP courses. 15 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 47% percentile and about equal to the median AP enrollment rate for all Illinois schools of 16%. Oswego East High School had 275 taking AP exams with a 174 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 54% percentile and about equal to the Illinois state median of 57 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 63% 57%
Students enrolled in an AP class 15% 16%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 8%
AP Courses Offered 16

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate16%17%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate18%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.4%9
Boys0.8%9
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 Students8.4%179
Boys9.6%103
Girls7.2%76
Illinois Median4.6%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.7%58
Boys3.7%40
Girls1.7%18

Location

Oswego East High School
1525 Harvey Rd
Oswego, IL
60543
(630)636-3489

9 out of 10 1

District

Oswego CUSD 308
Oswego, IL