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Oswego East High School is a public school in Oswego Township, Illinois. It has 2,004 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 55% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 210 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1525 Harvey Rd
Oswego, IL 60543
(630) 636-2200

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 210 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: The administration is fantastic! Most of them are visible, allowing for students to warm-up and get a feel for the school. They take rules seriously, which is essential for a school to function.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: The school is great in athletics. Despite the fact that the student school spirit leader was a bit timid this year, everything was fantastic. Our school has a lot of spirit, going to almost every football game, parents are very respectful most of the time, and we have very good athletic facilities, allowing for optimum premium training.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: All teachers I have had go above and beyond to help their students succeed. They devote a lot of time and are very dedicated to the success of their students.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There is almost a club and sport for any idea imaginable. Staff encourage students to join extracurriculars or start their own club with any ideas present.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There are lots of different activities!

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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4.33 Reba O. Steck Elementary School Public
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1.66 W.S. Beaupre Elementary School Public
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.33 Waubonsie Valley High School 3 mi. 2,557
4.00 Fischer Middle School 3 mi. 1,015
4.33 Clifford Crone Middle School 3 mi. 1,195
1.66 K.D. Waldo Middle School 4 mi. 1,011
3.33 Traughber Junior High School 3 mi. 1,015

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


Male 51%
Female 48%

Student Diversity

Oswego East High School United States Clifford Crone Middle School Fischer Middle School K.D. Waldo Middle School Traughber Junior High School Waubonsie Valley High School
White 53.0% 51.6% 72.0% 47.0% 5.0% 67.0% 56.0%
Hispanic 22.0% 24.5% 5.0% 19.0% 83.0% 17.0% 12.0%
African American 13.0% 15.2% 4.0% 17.0% 8.0% 6.0% 13.0%
Asian 6.0% 4.7% 14.0% 11.0% 0% 3.0% 13.0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.6% 3.0% 4.0% 2.0% 5.0% 3.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 24.2%
Grade 10 25.4%
Grade 11 26.4%
Grade 12 24.0%

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 17 responses

  • 82% Yes
  • 18% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 34% Teachers
  • 24% Classmates
  • 24% The activities
  • 10% The pool
  • 7% The Community

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 67% The rule enforcement / favoritism
  • 33% Administration

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 15 responses

  • 40% It looks like a prison from the outside
  • 27% The principle really cares about his students
  • 20% School Spirit
  • 7% TALK
  • 7% Project Lead the Way
  • 0% Great Teachers

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 81% Diverse
  • 12% Family
  • 6% Provides good education

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 28% Get involved...friends will like what you like.
  • 28% Get a map
  • 28% Its very easy to navigate, just follow the wings.
  • 17% Be ready to have lots of options

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 25% I love everything about this school.
  • 75% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.