Top 100 Best STEM High School – Vernon Hills High School – US News & World Report – 94/100

Top 100 Best STEM High School – Vernon Hills High School – US News & World Report – 94/100

Vernon Hills High School
Phone: (847) 932-2000
District: Chsd 128



Vernon Hills High School is ranked 19th within Illinois. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Vernon Hills High School is 49 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 35 percent. Vernon Hills High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Chsd 128.

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Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Medal Awarded     Gold
National Rank
State Rank

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
Total Enrollment     1,324
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)     35%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)     N/A
Full-Time Teachers     93

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
Proficient in Reading     76%
Proficient in Math     85%
College Readiness Index     46.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.
Grades Served     09 – 12
Setting     Fringe Rural
Charter School     No
Magnet School     No
Receives Title I Funding     Yes

This information relates to high schools run by this school’s state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
Total Schools     2
Total Students     3,315
Proficient in Reading (district average)     78%
Proficient in Math (district average)     83%
College Readiness (district average)     46.0