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Buffalo Grove High School
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  • Public
  • BUFFALO GROVE, IL

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Administration
    grade A
  7. Sports
    grade A
  8. Food
    grade A
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade A

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Buffalo Grove High School is a top rated, public school located in BUFFALO GROVE, IL. It has 1,971 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 46% of students are at least proficient in math and 44% in reading.

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Buffalo Grove High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
44%
Percent Proficient - Math
46%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1260
486 responses
Average ACT
28
374 responses
AP Enrollment
53%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$127,553
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,988
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$380,700
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
95%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 58 responses
Poll
90%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 58 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 163 responses
  • Going to sporting events and Homecoming week
    27%
  • I was part of many teams and events
    12%
  • Spirit weeks
    12%
  • Prom
    10%
  • State send offs
    9%
  • Homecoming
    8%
  • Going to club meetings
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,971
Free or Reduced Lunch
17%
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 64 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 64 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 64 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$98,022
Teachers in First/Second Year
6.3%
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 76 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 76 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 76 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$26,716 / year
National
$12,239
91%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 82 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 82 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 82 responses

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