Jahn School is a community of learners with high academics and expectations for all. We offer Spanish language instruction from K-8 and extracurricular activities for our students. The school features music, computer and science labs, and Internet access. Jahn’s partnerships include Chicago Communities in Schools, U of Illinois, U of Madison, and several local businesses.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1 ?

PROVISIONAL SUPPORT

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

312

School Type

Neighborhood ?

Faculty


Mr.Michael Herring
Principal

Margo Innocente
Other

Hours


08:00 AM-03:00 PM
School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
50, 77
CTA Train
Orange

Demographics ?


Asian
1.3%
Black
14.7%
Hispanic
58.3%
White
21.8%
Other
3.8%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
62.2%
Limited English
15.4%
Mobility Rate ?
9.4%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Half Day

Bilingual Services:

N/A

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Preschool Inclusive Program:

Yes

School Year 2017-2018

2017 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth 2017 ?
91st
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth 2017 ?
37th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ?

Student Growth By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
99th
4th
93rd
5th
97th
6th
95th
7th
73rd
8th
50th
All
91st
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
95th
4th
8th
5th
99th
6th
7th
7th
22nd
8th
25th
All
37th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
45th
3rd
42nd
4th
49th
5th
40th
6th
78th
7th
68th
8th
78th
All
61st
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
7th
3rd
45th
4th
35th
5th
53rd
6th
51st
7th
23rd
8th
42nd
All
36th
 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? NEUTRAL
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? NEUTRAL
2016 Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? VERY STRONG
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? STRONG
Behavior and Discipline ?
2016 2017 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 2.7 1.2 5.8
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 16.1% 11.8% 16.3%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.7 days 2.0 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2016 2017 District Average
Student attendance 94.7% 94.2% 92.8%
Teacher attendance 89.8% 89.3% 90.1%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 94.3% ---
Teachers 81.3% ---

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

World Language

Deadline:  12/22/2017
Grades Served: K-8
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be enrolled automatically and do not have to apply. Contact the school for registration instructions.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary must submit a Standard Elementary Schools application between October and December. Available seats, if any, are filled via computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants with a sibling who is currently enrolled in the school in grade K-7, and who will remain enrolled in the school for the coming school year.
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How to Apply
Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary can apply online or via paper Standard Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Early Childhood Program 
Creative
  • Animation 
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Dance 
  • Drama 
  • Drawing 
  • Jewelry 
  • Knitting 
  • Mosaics 
  • Murals 
  • Painting 
  • Recorder 
  • Scrapbooking 
  • Student Art Club 
  • Student Music Club 
  • Talent Show 
Health and Wellness
  • Common Threads 
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Life and Leadership
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
Scholastic
  • Academic Olympics 
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Chess Team 
  • Chicago History Fair 
  • History Club 
  • Homework Club/Study Group 
  • Homework Help 
  • Math Bowl 
  • Newspaper 
  • Poetry Workshops 
  • Science Club 
  • Spelling Team 
  • Tutoring 
  • Writers Workshop 
  • Yearbook Club 
  • Young Authors 
Sports and Fitness
  • Aerobics 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Lacrosse 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Chess 
  • Exercise 
  • Fitness Basics 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Lacrosse 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Yoga/Pilates 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
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 Report Fall 2016
Asbestos Inspection Report 2016
Accessibility Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2014-2015
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2016
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2015
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) Year 1 2012-2014