Courtenay focuses on language skills for reading, writing, and oral presentations. Courtenay outperformed both CPS and statewide schools exceeding national norms in reading, math, and science scores in Grades 3 through 8. The school has been designated both a Rising Star and a School of Distinction by CPS and a Spotlight School by the Illinois Board of Education.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

Good Standing

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

422

School Type

Small ?

Faculty


Macquline Shreese King
Principal

Lisa Allen
Asst. Principal

Hours


07:30 AM-02:30 PM
School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
78, 22
CTA Train
Brown, Red

Demographics ?


Asian
5.9%
Black
48.1%
Hispanic
34.4%
White
8.8%
Other
2.8%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
87.2%
Limited English
28.0%
Mobility Rate ?
29.1%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Full and 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

Preschool Instructional Program:

Yes

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

School Year 2016-2017

2016 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth 2016 ?
95th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth 2016 ?
78th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ? Spotlight Award ?

Student Growth By Grade Level FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
92nd
4th
99th
5th
98th
6th
81st
7th
94th
8th
97th
All
95th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
94th
4th
61st
5th
93rd
6th
2nd
7th
94th
8th
96th
All
78th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
48th
3rd
27th
4th
68th
5th
47th
6th
65th
7th
70th
8th
79th
All
59th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
46th
3rd
49th
4th
23rd
5th
29th
6th
35th
7th
46th
8th
75th
All
45th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details 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? NEUTRAL
2016 Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NEUTRAL
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NEUTRAL
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? STRONG
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? NEUTRAL
Behavior and Discipline ?
2015 2016 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 1.1 1.2 8.1
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 10.9% 13.0% 18.8%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.2 days 2.0 days 2.3 days
Other Important Metrics
2015 2016 District Average
Student attendance 93.7% 94.8% 93.4%
Teacher attendance 94.9% 90.4% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 85.3% 83.0%
Teachers 87.8% 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

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 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 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.cps.edu/oae (click "Apply") or
Call (773) 553-2060
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • After School All-Stars 
  • Child-Parent Center (CPC) 
  • Early Childhood Program 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Sports and Fitness
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Flag Football 
  • Girls on the Run 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ 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
Asbestos Inspection Report 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) Year 1 2012-2014