Students & Teachers set Academic Records

Hinsdale Central & South students and teachers set noteworthy academic records this past school year: 

  • Both schools set new records in the total number of AP course enrollments and South set a new record for the number of graduates taking and passing at least one AP course
  • AP passing rates of 71.8% at South and 89.4% far outpace state, national, and global rates.
  • At Central, 490 students earned national AP Scholar Recognition, and 243 students at South achieved this honor, their highest number to date.
  • Special Education students at Central improved their composite ACT outpacing the state average for regular education students in the all areas.
  • The rate at which District 86 English Language Learner students reach English proficiency level far exceeds all other school districts in DuPage County.

Read more about Student Performance and Achievement Indicators from the October 3, 2016 Board of Education Report