LAKE ZURICH HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
300 CHURCH ST
LAKE ZURICH, IL 60047
Visit this school's website
Phone: 847-438-5155
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 10
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-high
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Lake Zurich Cusd 95
  • Students/Teacher: 17:1
  • Students/Grade: 542.5
  • Number Students: 2170
  • Number Teachers: 172
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6925
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Number Computers: 200
  • Principal: Ms Kent Nightlinger
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (18 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (17 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 4
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-10-04
    "After carefully reviewing many of the local communities, we chose to move to this school district several years ago. We've been very happy with the results. The teachers are dedicated and attentive to the students and what needs to be taught. Great electives are offered both in the middle schools and high school. The community itself has a welcoming, home town atmosphere, and that carries over to the students' attitudes. Excellent programs are offered in foreign language, music, drama, art, business and engineering as well as all the honors and AP programs. Class levels are offered to address all the needs of the students, and the teachers are equally attentive to struggling students. We have experienced quite a few phenomenal teachers who really go the extra mile to make sure their students master their subjects. As a former school teacher, I expect a lot from a school district, and I have been very pleased with what we've found in Lake Zurich."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-07-28
    "Teachers that can teach are few and far between. Too make up for this they assign a lot of homework."
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-12-18
    "Lake Zurich is a mostly privileged area with no gangs or horrible drug problems. However there are no real resources for kids with a struggling home life, mental illness, mental disability, struggling academically, or being bullied, although it has PLENTY of money to support these issues that need attention. Things are swept under the rug, for example when someone in the school or community commits suicide or even in a much less serious situation like if the football team loses, they just don't address it and pretend it didn't happen. The staff are not people you will want to come back and visit since they are often not personally invested and often judgmental, thriving off of gossip and scolding "bad seeds" instead of investigating the real cause behind a young person's actions. The teachers are average, some are wonderful, but it's the office staff and administrators that are usually not pleasant."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-01-28
    "We chose this school district six years ago and have no regrets.The staff has been responsive to my questions and concerns, and truly believes in partnering with families. That said, this year the tone turned slightly more negative. Punishment and making examples of students seemed more prevalent than in prior years. However, I'm fairly confident that the leadership will not let this continue and remember to keep nuturing the education of our children their paramount concern."
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-06-12
    "Most teachers rarely make sure the students know the material prior to test days. The school also cares more about football than anything else. The music program was nearly cut until middle school and the band had the same uniforms for 19 years. Many electives end up not running unless the class has 20 people signed up and the most of the students are snobby and rude. Also, the interior of the building is very outdated (except for the PAC) and most of the water fountains either don't work or the water tastes like iron. I don't think that can be very sanitary"
    Page 1 of 4
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Gayle Gorczyca
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­638.0229
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Nick Rein
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­726.2100
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Pat Ischinger
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­975.7590
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Ann Minden
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­508.0792
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Stephanie Seplowin
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­561.1008
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Rick Rettig
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­226.8904
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Brenda Overby
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­550.6206
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Cecelia Tossi
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    224.­627.5538
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Aamena Barkat
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­420.1953
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    David Nobbe
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    708.­772.2763
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Peter Ceithaml
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­309.2487
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Michael E Rein
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­208.4189
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Krystyna Szczepkowska
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­567.7347
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Kasia Zajac
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­361.9070
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Joyce Harless
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    847.­809.8490
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Peggy Bailey
    CENTURY 21 American Sketchbook
    815.­701.8667
    100 East Main Street
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    Holly Brewczynski
    CENTURY 21 1st Class Homes
    847.­882.4855
    724 East Schaumburg Road
    Schaumburg, IL 60194
    Frank DeMaria
    CENTURY 21 Marino Real Estate, Inc.
    847.­967.5500
    5800 Dempster Street
    Morton Grove, IL 60053
    Mary Tokarz
    CENTURY 21 Kreuser & Seiler, Ltd.
    847.­367.1171
    200 North Milwaukee Avenue,
    Suite 100
    Libertyville, IL 60048
    Sharon Lane
    CENTURY 21 Roberts and Andrews
    815.­344.1033
    3717 West Elm Street
    McHenry, IL 60050
    Kevin Sullivan
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    708.­444.1199
    7817 159th Street
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    Sharon Flanagan
    CENTURY 21 Roberts and Andrews
    847.­381.0808
    3717 West Elm Street
    McHenry, IL 60050
    Terry A Denoma
    CENTURY 21 Roberts and Andrews
    847.­356.3400
    1850 Grand Avenue
    Lindenhurst, IL 60046
    Phil Torres
    CENTURY 21 Roberts and Andrews
    847.­381.0808
    1850 Grand Avenue
    Lindenhurst, IL 60046