School has been named a 2020 Best High School by U.S. News & World Report.
CHS is No. 3,462 in
the nation with an overall score of 80.54 out of a possible 100. CHS is also
ranked 57th in the State of Indiana and 114th in the Chicago metropolitan
Schools are ranked
on their performance on state-required tests, graduation rates, and how well
they prepare students for college.
“Students have the
opportunity to take Advanced Placement coursework and exams,” U.S. News &
World Report noted. “The AP participation rate at Chesterton Senior High
School is 35 percent. The total minority enrollment is 16 percent, and 24
percent of students are economically disadvantaged.”
The CHS scorecard:
-- Took at least
one AP exam: 35 percent.
-- Passed at least
one AP exam: 25 percent.
proficiency: 50 percent.
proficiency: 68 percent.
-- Graduation rate:
Readiness Index rank: 4,400th in the nation; 61st in the state.
Curriculum Breadth Index rank: 3,645th in the nation; 52nd in the state.
-- Math and reading
proficiency rank: 8,255th in the nation; 180th in the state.
-- Graduation rate
rank: 8,799th in the nation (tie); 230th in the state (tie).