Grant Community High School

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285 E Grand Ave

Fox Lake, IL 60020

(847) 587-2561

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,906

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Grant Community High School

It is a great school and I love many of the teachers attended Grant. They loved it so much and chose to teach there. I like that they offer so many ap and honors classes.

Posted by a parent on 09/12/14

The honor classes at this school are geared towards prepping students for college. The teachers are implementing many new tools for students to excel such as full day access to math/science tutoring labs and encouraging technology use in all classes. This school is what you make of it. You can goof around ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/13

My son has excelled at Grant. I have been more than pleased with all of his teachers. They offer many honors classes that have appropriately challenged my son.

Posted by a parent on 08/06/13

This school is great. My child didn't tell us about his experiences until he came to this school. I credit his new found maturity and the teachers here for getting him out of his shell.

Posted by a parent on 10/19/09

This school is not challeneging at all and does not push the students enough.

Posted by a parent on 10/07/09

The curriculum at this school is unacceptable. There are not many extra-curricular activities. The academic level is way below average and it just isn't a great school.

Posted by a parent on 07/06/09

This is not a good school. The teachers and staff do not seem in touch with parents and studants

Posted by a parent on 11/13/08

Grant was an awesome experience and basically it was the most rewarding experience. The majority of the staff members are incredible and caring. I was more than well prepared for my college experience at a leading Big 12 school.

Posted by a student on 10/13/08

I went to this school and I was a really good experience. The staff is more than willing to help with any problems, and the Superintendent is very involved with the High School. Most of the teachers I had have left a lasting postivie impression on me.

Posted by a student on 07/14/08

Coming from a parent's point of view, I feel that Grant High School is a great school to send your children. I have noticed that the Staff is very supportive and shows up to a lot of extra curricular activities. Also, I think that the parents who are writing saying that their children are not getting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/14/08

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Test scores for Grant Community High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Grant Community High School
Grant Chsd 124
* 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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Fox Lake schools — Grant Community High School is located at 285 E Grand Ave, Fox Lake IL 60020. 285 E Grand Ave is in the 60020 ZIP code in Fox Lake, IL The school district for Grant Community High School is the Grant Chsd 124. Grant Community High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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