A Fine and Performing Arts School that houses the Regional Bilingual Gifted Center for Spanish ELLs for Grades K-8th. The school also has High/Low incidence Program, a Bilingual Center for students who have arrived from Spanish Speaking countries, and a community school that offers a variety of after-school programs and extracurricular activities.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1 ?

Good Standing

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

568

School Type

Neighborhood ?

Faculty


Efrain Martinez
Principal

Brennen Humphrey
Assistant Principal

Yvette Bazan
Bilingual Coordinator

Hours


08:00 AM-03:00 PM
School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
18, 50
CTA Train
Orange, Pink

Demographics ?


Asian
0.2%
Black
1.4%
Hispanic
97.4%
White
0.7%
Other
0.4%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
94.0%
Limited English
33.3%
Mobility Rate ?
5.8%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Half Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Classroom Languages:

Spanish

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

Deaf/Hard of Hearing Program:

Yes

School Year 2016-2017

2016 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
MODERATELY ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth 2016 ?
79th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth 2016 ?
66th
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
92nd
4th
99th
5th
89th
6th
61st
7th
71st
8th
80th
All
79th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
93rd
4th
66th
5th
99th
6th
11th
7th
64th
8th
86th
All
66th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
87th
3rd
75th
4th
95th
5th
90th
6th
47th
7th
75th
8th
86th
All
76th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
94th
3rd
94th
4th
95th
5th
96th
6th
28th
7th
61st
8th
78th
All
69th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details MODERATELY 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? WEAK
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? NEUTRAL
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? WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2015 2016 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 8.9 2.5 8.1
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 52.5% 14.1% 18.8%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.6 days 3.1 days 2.3 days
Other Important Metrics
2015 2016 District Average
Student attendance 96.8% 96.7% 93.4%
Teacher attendance 94.7% 90.2% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 89.4% 83.0%
Teachers 62.2% 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

Magnet Cluster School - 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.

Magnet Cluster School - Non-Neighborhood

Deadline:  December 1, 2017
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 students 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.cps.edu/oae (click "Apply") or
Call (773) 553-2060

Regional Gifted Center for English Language Learners

Deadline:  December 1, 2017
Application Requirements
An admissions test is required. Eligibility for the admissions test is as follows:
K-4: None
5-8: Minimum of B for final reading and math grades in previous school year.

IEP Students: Minimum 50th percentile in one subject (reading or math), and minimum 40th percentile in the other subject on NWEA MAP.
Selections
Applicants are selected based on their admissions exam score. Selection for all applicants is in accordance with the tier system outlined in the admissions policy for magnet, selective enrollment and other Options for Knowledge programs.
How to Apply
Online: www.apply.cps.edu or
Paper: Selective Enrollment 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 
  • Comprehensive Gifted Program 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
  • Performing Arts 
Creative
  • Art Studio 
  • Dance 
  • Drawing 
  • Ethnic/Folk Dance 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Mixed Media 
  • Murals 
  • Painting 
  • Talent Show 
  • Web Design 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • School-based Health Centers 
Life and Leadership
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
Parent and Community
  • Art Appreciation 
  • Crafts Workshop 
  • ESL Workshops 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Family Nights 
  • Gang Awareness Workshop 
  • GED Spanish Classes 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Leadership Development For Parents 
  • Parenting Classes 
  • Yoga 
Scholastic
  • Algebra 
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Comprehensive Gifted Program 
  • Mayor Daley’s Book Club 
  • Newspaper 
  • Science Lab 
  • Technology Club 
  • Yearbook Club 
  • Young Authors 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Aerobics 
  • Basketball 
  • Bicycle 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Chess 
  • Conditioning and Fitness 
  • Fitness Basics 
  • Flag Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Gymnastics 
  • Jump Rope 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • Running 
  • Soccer 
  • Tumbling 
  • Volleyball 
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
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