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 2+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

412

School Type

Small ?

Faculty


Macquline Shreese King
Principal

Lisa Allen
Asst. Principal

Stacie Beach
Assistant Principal

Hours


07:30 AM-02:30 PM
School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
78, 22
CTA Train
Brown, Red

Demographics ?


Asian
4.4%
Black
49.0%
Hispanic
34.5%
White
9.0%
Other
3.2%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
85.7%
Limited English
25.2%
Mobility Rate ?
39.5%
Chronic Truancy ?
16.7%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

N/A

Dress Code:

No

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Preschool Inclusive Program:

Yes

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 ?
AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth 2017 ?
36th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth 2017 ?
50th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ? Spotlight Award ?

Student Growth By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
26th
4th
31st
5th
7th
6th
79th
7th
22nd
8th
76th
All
36th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
33rd
4th
42nd
5th
84th
6th
14th
7th
26th
8th
71st
All
50th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
82nd
3rd
37th
4th
10th
5th
55th
6th
63rd
7th
58th
8th
82nd
All
52nd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
65th
3rd
40th
4th
35th
5th
41st
6th
32nd
7th
38th
8th
66th
All
45th
 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? STRONG
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? VERY STRONG
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? VERY STRONG
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? NEUTRAL
Behavior and Discipline ?
2016 2017 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 1.2 0.9 5.8
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 13.0% 18.2% 16.3%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.0 days 3.0 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2016 2017 District Average
Student attendance 94.8% 94.6% 92.8%
Teacher attendance 90.4% 91.1% 90.1%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 81.1% ---
Teachers 77.3% ---
Parents 36% ---

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

General Education

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
  • After School All-Stars 
  • Child-Parent Center (CPC) 
  • Comprehensive Gifted Program 
  • Early Childhood Program 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Targeted Interventions 
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 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
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