Hinsdale South High School

7401 Clarendon Hills, Darien, IL 60561 | (630) 468-4000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,825
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Brian Waterman
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,825
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 126.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 925 (50.7%)
  • Females: 853 (46.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hinsdale South High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.3%
Black26814.7%
Asian1779.7%
Hispanic1508.2%
White1,17864.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hinsdale South High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade44524.4%
10th Grade43323.7%
11th Grade48126.4%
12th Grade46625.5%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.3%
District:
94.1%
State:
93.9%
Graduation Rate
School:
92.2%
District:
95.6%
State:
87.8%
Dropout Rate
School:
2.0%
District:
0.9%
State:
3.8%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Hinsdale South High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on PSAE state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Making AYP For Reading Composite: No
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
67.9%
District:
78.0%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: No
Math Composite Percentage
School:
70.7%
District:
80.9%
State:
80.5%
ACT Exam Performance (2010)
ACT Composite Score
School:
23.1
District:
25.2
ACT English Score
School:
22.3
District:
25.0
ACT Math Score
School:
23.3
District:
25.4
ACT Reading Score
School:
23.3
District:
25.2
ACT Science Score
School:
23.0
District:
24.6

PSAE - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.2%79.8%52.7%
200974.0%82.1%51.6%
200875.4%82.2%53.0%
 
Reading Test
201067.1%77.2%54.0%
200977.6%83.8%56.9%
200873.8%80.8%53.3%
 
Science Test
201067.7%78.3%52.4%
200972.3%81.7%50.5%
200873.0%81.6%51.2%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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