Phoebe A. Hearst is a neighborhood public school serving the LeClaire Courts/Sleepy Hollow community.  It’s one of 429 elementary schools in the City of Chicago School District 299.  Hearst serves 350 students from Pre-K to 8th grade.  Our school also offers comprehensive specialty programs for English Language Learners and Students with Autism.  With a rich academic and social curriculum, Hearst focuses on the whole child. Students are assessed regularly and provided with specific feedback towards improving. Hearst is a welcoming school where respect, responsibility, and hard work drive student success.  After-school programs address academics, physical fitness, well-being, and arts and crafts.
Hearst Partners in Education DePaul University, After School All Stars, Common Threads, Ravinia,OpenLands, South Chicago Art Center, and Bulldog Sollutions.
   MISSION: The Hearst community will develop their capacities through rigorous LEARNING activities devoted to academic and professional growth.  Through COLLABORATIVE efforts we will set a course for college and career preparedness RESULTING in the achievement of our goals.
 

 

School Rating ?

LEVEL 2+ ?

PROVISIONAL SUPPORT

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

350

School Type

Neighborhood ?

Faculty


Teresa Helen Chrobak-Prince
Principal

Mr. Luis Tellez
Assistant Principal

Marianne Freza
School Clerk

Jen Flemming
Couselor

Hours


08:45 AM-03:45 PM
School Hours
8:30
Earliest Drop Off
3:45-5:00
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
47, 54B

Demographics ?


Asian
0.3%
Black
35.7%
Hispanic
60.6%
White
1.4%
Other
2.0%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
94.3%
Limited English
39.1%
Mobility Rate ?
21.9%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Half Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

ADA accessible:

Fully Accessible

Preschool Instructional Program:

Yes

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

School Year 2014-2015
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2015 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
LEVEL 2+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth 2015 ?
17th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth 2015 ?
64th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy Schools Certification ?
Healthy Schools Image ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Student Growth By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
17th
4th
46th
5th
72nd
6th
17th
7th
NOT ENOUGH DATA
8th
14th
All
17th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
2nd
4th
9th
5th
79th
6th
51st
7th
NOT ENOUGH DATA
8th
99th
All
64th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
21st
3rd
22nd
4th
45th
5th
15th
6th
10th
7th
NOT ENOUGH DATA
8th
18th
All
16th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
55th
3rd
6th
4th
14th
5th
19th
6th
12th
7th
NOT ENOUGH DATA
8th
59th
All
25th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? NEUTRAL
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? STRONG
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? NEUTRAL
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? NEUTRAL
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? STRONG
2014 Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NEUTRAL
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? STRONG
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NEUTRAL
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? NEUTRAL
Behavior and Discipline ?
2014 2015 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 13.4 0.6 3.8
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 45.2% 2.6% 18.4%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 3.0 days 2.5 days 2.1 days
Other Important Metrics
2014 2015 District Average
Student attendance 93.2% 95.2% 95.1%
Teacher attendance 96.1% 94.7% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 99.9% 81.2%
Teachers 95.2% 80.7%

You can find more information about the measures used in this report on the CPS web site.

The State of Illinois Report Card for this school can be viewed at the State Report Card web site.

Program Application Requirements

Open Enrollment - Neighborhood

Deadline:  None
Application Requirements
Not Applicable
Selections
Open to students living in the attendance boundary. show attendance boundary
How to Apply
Students can enroll in the program without submitting an application.

Open Enrollment - Non-Neighborhood

Deadline:  December 11, 2015
Application Requirements
Not Applicable
Selections
If space is available, applicants living outside the attendance boundary are randomly selected through a computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants who have a sibling enrolled in the school. show attendance boundary
How to Apply
Online: www.apply.cps.edu or
Paper: Standard Elementary Schools application
Download at www.cpsoae.org (click "Apply") or
Call (773) 553-2060
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • After School All-Stars 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
Creative
  • Culinary Classes 
  • Talent Show 
Health and Wellness
  • Common Threads 
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Nutrition Program 
  • Nutrition Workshop 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Parent and Community
  • Book Club 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • ESL Workshops 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • Health and Well-Being Workshops 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Nutrition Workshops 
  • Parent Patrol 
  • Supporting your Student Workshops/Programs 
  • Walking 
Scholastic
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Homework Help 
  • Technology Club 
  • Writers Workshop 
Sports and Fitness
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2015
School Quality Rating Report 2014
Financial
Report Name Date Download
School Segment Report 2010
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 month asbestos surveillance Fall 2015
Asbestos Inspection report 2013
Facility Assessment Summary Report 2012-2013
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2012-2013
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2015
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) Year 1 2012-2014