Hendricks  

  773-535-1696
School Year 2014-2015
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Thomas A Hendricks Elementary Community Academy
4316 S Princeton Ave
Chicago, IL 60609
773-535-1700 (Fax)

Patricia Walsh - Principal
Sandee McDonald - Assistant Principal

School Hours
08:15 AM-03:15 PM
Earliest Drop Off
8:00 a.m.
After School Hours
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM

CTA Bus
24, 43
CTA Train
Red
SCHOOL RATING ?
LEVEL 2+ ?
SCHOOL GRADES
Pre-K-8
# OF STUDENTS
269
SCHOOL TYPE
Neighborhood ?
Hendricks Community Academy provides a strong educational program for students. Our Making A Differnce Everywhere program reinforces leadership skills in students through basketball in grades 5-8. The Sit, Stay, Read program encourages primary students to read to dogs. Our technology program, Think through Math, reinforces and assists students in grades 3-8 with math. The music, band and art classes at Hendricks are high quality programs that supports students in meeting their creative talents. We are partnered with Hubbard Street Dance Company which implements dance workshop in grades 2-5 . There is an autism cluster program and a blended Head Start. The additional resources at Hendricks helps to produce a well rounded education for all students.

ISAT Composite 2014 ?
40.8%
CPS Average 52.5%
NWEA Reading Growth 2014 ?
80th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth 2014 ?
50th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy Schools Certification ?
Healthy Schools Image ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Demographics ?
Asian
0.4%
Black
92.9%
Hispanic
4.8%
White
1.1%
Other
0.7%
 0
100

Statistics ?
Low Income
97.8%
Limited English
2.2%
Mobility Rate ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten: Full Day
Pre-K: Half Day
Bilingual Services: Unknown
Dress Code: Yes
Attendance Boundaries: Yes show
ADA accessible: Fully Accessible
Refugee Services: Unknown
Title I Eligible: Yes

2014 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
LEVEL 2+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
Student Growth By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
53rd
4th
48th
5th
29th
6th
97th
7th
37th
8th
98th
All
80th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
32nd
4th
87th
5th
1st
6th
82nd
7th
62nd
8th
90th
All
50th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
7th
3rd
4th
4th
38th
5th
3rd
6th
41st
7th
4th
8th
31st
All
9th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
4th
3rd
2nd
4th
68th
5th
1st
6th
36th
7th
34th
8th
42nd
All
13th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details WELL ORGANIZED
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? STRONG
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? STRONG
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? STRONG
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? NEUTRAL
Behavior and Discipline ?
2013 2014 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 42.7 24.9 8.5
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 46.2% 58.2% 50.0%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.2 days 2.1 days 2.2 days
Other Important Metrics
2013 2014 District Average
Student attendance 90.7% 90.3% 95%
Teacher attendance 95.1% 95.8% 95.5%
Grades 3 to 8 on-track for high school 51.0% 45.9% 70.4%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 98.4% 78.7%
Teachers 76.5% 80.9%

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 12, 2014
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
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
  • Performing Arts 
Creative
  • Art Studio 
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Dance 
  • Guitar 
  • Painting 
  • Percussion 
  • Piano/Keyboard 
  • Recorder 
  • Rock Band 
  • Student Art Club 
  • Tap/Ballet/Jazz Dance 
  • Weekend Enrichment 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Nutrition Workshop 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Targeted Interventions 
Life and Leadership
  • Boys/Girls Scouts 
Parent and Community
  • Nutrition Club 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
Scholastic
  • Chess Team 
  • Homework Help 
  • Newspaper 
  • Science Club 
  • Science Lab 
  • Technology Club 
  • Writers Workshop 
Sports and Fitness
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Chess 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2014
Financial
Report Name Date Download
School Segment Report 2010
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 month asbestos surveillance Spring 2014
Asbestos Inspection report 2013
Facility Assessment Summary Report 2012-2013
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2012-2013
Environmental Scorecard Current
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) Year 1 2012-2014