Thornridge High School

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15000 Cottage Grove Ave

Dolton, IL 60419

(708) 271-4401

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,230

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for Thornridge High School

I graduated in 1984, and to make a long story short, a miss Donna Megan was my language arts teacher. And all i wish to say is that she was so darn gorgeous then and she more than likely still rocks ! I'm avail. Donna. John

Posted by a other on 11/29/12

My daughter just started this year as a freshmen, I was surpised to learn that many students have not been taught to respect authoriy or their peers. The problems in the community shows up in the schools. Parents beware that drugs, behavior issues are some of the issues faced by the school system. Thornridge ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/11

thornridge is a great school to learn at. its fun to join there school activies and its safe place to be. i love thornridge high home of the falcons

Posted by a student on 10/21/09

I am a parent of a freshman student, so far through the registration process I have been very pleased. The organization and the movement of the parents. Many people simply complain about this or that but the fact is parents and students are just as responsible for the success or failure of a school as ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/13/09

I hate Thornridge! It's terrible, if you had thoughts of sending your child there you should move somewhere far away!the teachers are great! But the students there don't want to learn and that takes time out of the class period, the hall sweeps are so stupid! The only thing good about Thornridge is the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/24/09

I have 2 children that currently attend Thornridge and I must say this is one of the worst high schools that I have seen in years. I now understand why the children that attend this school are so confused. The staff never knows what going on. The rules change from day to day. There's no communication ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/15/09

I have two children who attend TR, and in the four years that I have had dealings with the school, I have been very disappointed. They do have some good staff members, but unfortunately they do not outway the bad. The policies are inconsistent and the authority figures send a mix message of 'you have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/18/09

This is the worst high school I've seen. If you care about your child's safety and education dont send them to TR

Posted by a parent on 02/14/09

I think that Thornridge has some of the best teachers and staff help possible. They are always willing to go above and beyond. It takes more then just the teacher to help these kids learn. It is also our responsibility to pitch and and enforce what is being taught.

Posted by a other on 03/13/08

TR is a typical school with hard working teachers. I find some it amusing how some of the comments which give the worst ratings have spelling and grammar errors. Learning also starts from the home. ex. Don't send ya kids. Don't send your kids.

Posted by a teacher on 08/28/07

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Test scores for Thornridge High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Thornridge High School
Thornton Twp Hsd 205
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math and science. The PSAE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Dolton schools — Thornridge High School is located at 15000 Cottage Grove Ave, Dolton IL 60419. 15000 Cottage Grove Ave is in the 60419 ZIP code in Dolton, IL The school district for Thornridge High School is the Thornton Twp Hsd 205. Thornridge High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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