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

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Joliet Central High School is a public school located in Joliet, IL. It has 3,339 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 18% of students are at least proficient in math and 18% in reading.

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201 E Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60432
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
18%
Percent Proficient - Math
18%
Average Graduation Rate
76%
Average SAT
1080
246 responses
Average ACT
23
257 responses
AP Enrollment
15%

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$70,509
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,033
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$181,100
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
66%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 44 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 44 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 154 responses
  • The boys poms team and their dances.
    19%
  • Sporting events
    18%
  • The seasonal assemblies/pep rallies!!
    11%
  • Girls Powder Puff
    10%
  • Black History Month Assembly
    9%
  • Hispanic Heritage Assembly
    8%
  • NHS Rockathon (fundraiser)
    8%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
3,339
Free or Reduced Lunch
72%
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 51 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 51 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 51 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$70,373
Teachers in First/Second Year
14.8%
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 62 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 62 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 62 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$18,417 / year
National
$12,239
92%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 64 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 64 responses
61%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 64 responses

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