Batavia High School in Batavia, IL - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,944
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    379 3.7
  • Ranking

Batavia High School is a public coed school in Batavia, Illinois. It has 1,944 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 74% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 379 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 379 reviews
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    • Parent
    • 3
    Academics: Curriculum is very good here. But the school is having money problems and can't hire teachers with experience so instead hire new teachers who do not know what they are doing.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There is a variety of different activities for everyone in the school and they keep kids busy and involved.
    • Parent
    • 3
    Teachers: Most of the teachers here are teaching because they love to see kids succeed, but other teachers do not feel the same and aren't the greatest.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Health & Safety: Health and safety at Batavia High School is great. There is little to no bullying and in the 3 years I have attended, there has only been one fight. It is very safe and the health programs are good.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Batavia High School is pretty good. There is a strong sense of community and tolerance and little to no bullying. The teachers in some departments could be better and administration could do better with the district finances but overall Batavia is a pretty good school.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Geneva Community High School 3 mi. 1,970
4.00 St. Charles East High School 6 mi. 2,507
4.00 St. Charles North High School 7 mi. 2,014
4.33 Metea Valley High School 6 mi. 2,644
3.00 Community High School 7 mi. 1,964

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 49%
Male 50%

Student Diversity

Batavia High School United States Illinois Community High School Geneva Community High School Metea Valley High School St. Charles East High School St. Charles North High School
White 83.0% 51.0% 48.4% 38.0% 87.0% 52.0% 78.0% 86.0%
Hispanic 8.0% 25.0% 25.3% 51.0% 8.0% 10.0% 11.0% 5.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.8% 4.5% 3.0% 2.0% 17.0% 5.0% 4.0%
African American 2.0% 15.0% 18.0% 2.0% 0% 14.0% 1.0% 0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 3.1% 2.0% 2.0% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.3% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 24.8%
Grade 10 24.6%
Grade 11 25.8%
Grade 12 24.8%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 51 responses

  • 88% Yes
  • 8% Not sure.
  • 4% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 44 responses

  • 26% Sports
  • 20% Student activities
  • 20% Course variety
  • 11% Facilities
  • 11% Music
  • 10% Academically is one of the best in the state
  • 1% Accommodation

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 41% Administration
  • 26% Strong opinions of certain teachers
  • 24% Assistance in college planning
  • 9% Teachers

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 43 responses

  • 33% There is a great sense of school unity.
  • 33% Fieldhouse
  • 12% Love for sports
  • 9% Students
  • 7% Sports
  • 5% Strong academics with great teachers
  • 2% Weightroom

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 40 responses

  • 52% Competitive
  • 30% United
  • 18% Willing to work

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 61% We have class on a block schedule.
  • 14% Do your homework
  • 11% Some teachers are better than others
  • 7% 200s upstairs 100s downstairs
  • 7% Talk to your teachers often.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 40 responses

  • 12% I love everything about this school.
  • 80% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 8% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.