Curriculum & Instruction
In 2020, Lockport Township High School earned recognition as one of the "Best High Schools" by the U. S. News and World Report Magazine. This award recognizes Lockport Township High School's dedication to providing a rigorous and challenging curriculum and commitment to ensuring that all students are college- and career-ready upon graduation. Lockport Township High School is a comprehensive high school providing students with a wide variety of academic, co-curricular, and extra-curricular experiences. Courses are offered within nine academic departments. Course levels include Advanced Placement, Honors, Advanced, General, and Special Education. Twenty-three Advanced Placement and 39 Dual Credit courses allow students the ability to earn college credit while still in high school. All courses are aligned to the Illinois State Board of Education's approved New Illinois Learning Standards (NILS).