Henry R. Clissold Elementary School is a Montessori and IB MYP educational community who believe in the gift of a child to inspire and empower the future of our humanity.  We offer a Montessori Program to Grades K-5 and an International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme for Grades 6-8. In addition, algebra is available to 8th graders. Spanish is taught as a second language. 

 

School Rating ?

Level 2+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

K-8

# of Students

507

School Type

Neighborhood ?

Faculty


Sean Mcnichols
Principal

Mrs. Michelle Smith
Assistant Principal

Hours


07:45 AM-02:45 PM
School Hours
7:30
Earliest Drop Off
Not Available
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
49A, 112
CTA Train
Red

Demographics ?


Asian
1.2%
Black
63.5%
Hispanic
7.5%
White
26.4%
Other
1.4%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
33.3%
Limited English
1.2%
Mobility Rate ?
8.5%
Chronic Truancy ?
11.1%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

N/A

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

No

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

School Year 2017-2018

2017 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth 2017 ?
46th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth 2017 ?
34th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Student Growth By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
30th
4th
1st
5th
48th
6th
54th
7th
94th
8th
92nd
All
46th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
85th
4th
1st
5th
15th
6th
74th
7th
61st
8th
61st
All
34th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
82nd
3rd
82nd
4th
49th
5th
70th
6th
79th
7th
70th
8th
76th
All
73rd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
68th
3rd
85th
4th
37th
5th
36th
6th
53rd
7th
35th
8th
54th
All
52nd
 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? NEUTRAL
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? STRONG
2017 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 ?
2016 2017 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 3.6 1.8 5.8
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 35.8% 12.7% 16.3%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.4 days 1.7 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2016 2017 District Average
Student attendance 95.4% 94.5% 92.8%
Teacher attendance 90.9% 90.8% 90.1%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 85.6% ---
Teachers 75.5% ---
Parents < 30% ---

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

IB Middle Years Programme

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.
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Drama 
  • Theater 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Parent and Community
  • Community Service 
  • Family Nights 
  • Fitness For Parents 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Parent Advocacy 
Scholastic
  • Algebra 
  • Newspaper 
  • Science Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
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 2017
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