Prospect is one of the top-ranked high schools in the state based on Illinois test scores and a regular recipient of the State Board of Education's Academic Excellence Award. Fully 96% of our graduates go on to attend a post-secondary institution and the high school is consistently recognized by U.S. News & World Report as among the best in the nation.
Prospect High School students hail from Arlington Heights and Mt. Prospect, once named the best place in the nation to raise kids. Beyond getting a top-notch academic experience at Prospect, students also have access to one of the most accomplished and reputable co-curricular programs in the Midwest. Our singers, actors, musicians, athletes, and other student competitors routinely win awards for their work.
In this section find more information and resources about the student experience, college and career pathways, and support services.