Wildwood is a magnet school authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years and Primary Years Programmes. As a part of its international focus, Wildwood offers a World Language Program in Spanish in Grades 1-8. Inquiry, technology/media, and cross-curricular instruction are core components of the instructional program.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

Good Standing

School Grades

K-8

# of Students

488

School Type

Magnet ?

Faculty


Mary Beth Cunat
Principal

Steve Schlichting
Assistant Principal

Hours


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

 

Public Transit


Not Reported

Demographics ?


Asian
9.6%
Black
4.1%
Hispanic
20.5%
White
60.2%
Other
5.5%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
15.4%
Limited English
7.4%
Mobility Rate ?
5.2%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

No

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

No

School Year 2015-2016
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2016 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth 2016 ?
64th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth 2016 ?
40th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Awards

Excellence Award ?

Student Growth By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
64th
4th
92nd
5th
11th
6th
84th
7th
84th
8th
46th
All
64th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
64th
4th
60th
5th
12th
6th
4th
7th
86th
8th
52nd
All
40th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
95th
3rd
95th
4th
94th
5th
93rd
6th
96th
7th
98th
8th
92nd
All
95th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
77th
3rd
95th
4th
87th
5th
83rd
6th
88th
7th
97th
8th
95th
All
90th
 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? VERY STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? NEUTRAL
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? VERY STRONG
2016 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? STRONG
Behavior and Discipline ?
2015 2016 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 0.7 0.2 8.1
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 10.7% 25.0% 18.8%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.7 days 1.0 days 2.3 days
Other Important Metrics
2015 2016 District Average
Student attendance 95.8% 96.2% 93.4%
Teacher attendance 95.4% 91.1% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 90.9% 83.0%
Teachers 87.2% 83.2%

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

Citywide Magnet School

Deadline:  December 9, 2016
Application Requirements
Not Applicable
Selections
Applicants are selected by computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants who have a sibling enrolled in the school. Students who live within the attendance boundary are not required to submit an application.
How to Apply
Online: www.apply.cps.edu or
Paper: Standard Elementary Schools application
Download at www.cps.edu/oae (click "Apply") or
Call (773) 553-2060
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • After School All-Stars 
  • Kindergarten 
Creative
  • Bookmaking 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Drawing 
  • Mixed Media 
  • Musicals 
  • Origami 
  • Plays/Acting 
  • Theater 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Life and Leadership
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
Parent and Community
  • 8-9th Grade Transition Workshops 
  • Book Club 
  • Community Service 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Family Nights 
  • Literacy Workshops 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advocacy 
  • Peace Circles 
Scholastic
  • Advanced Literature 
  • Algebra 
  • Chess Team 
  • Chicago History Fair 
  • Debate Team 
  • Homework Help 
  • Math Bowl 
  • Newspaper 
  • Science Club 
  • Science Lab 
  • Technology Club 
  • Tutoring 
  • Writers Workshop 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Chess 
  • Flag Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Hip Hop Yoga 
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 surveillance Fall 2015
Asbestos Inspection report 2013
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) Year 1 2012-2014