AHS - Passages Charter School, also simply called Passages Elementary, is a Pre-K through 8th grade charter school with Asian Human Services. The mission of Passages Elementary is to serve all students throughout the city, including students who are immigrants and refugees. We take pride in providing high quality, small group, differentiated instruction to all students. We offer five (5) full day PreK classes with a Reggio Emelia approach to learning. We also offer family classes, music, art, physical education, computers, and so much more.

 

School Rating ?

Level 2+ ?

NOT APPLICABLE

School Grades

K-8

# of Students

373

Governance

Charter ?

Faculty


Jeremiah Riggs
Director

Ms. Lucy Burmov
Assistant Principal

Ms. Katherine Mydra
Counselor

Ms. Aileen Goldman
Case Manager

Hours


7:45 AM-3:30 PM
School Hours
07:00 AM
Earliest Drop Off
3:30 pm-5:30 pm
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
50, 22
CTA Train
Red

Demographics ?


Asian
26.0%
Black
45.3%
Hispanic
15.0%
White
8.0%
Other
5.6%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
74.8%
Diverse Learners
10.7%
Limited English
45.3%
Mobility Rate ?
16.4%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

N/A

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

No

Refugee Services:

Yes

Title I Eligible:

Yes

School Year 2019-2020

2019 Profile Page Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
NOT YET ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
70th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
24th
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
64th
4th
4th
5th
66th
6th
58th
7th
99th
8th
62nd
All
70th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
10th
4th
1st
5th
18th
6th
45th
7th
87th
8th
56th
All
24th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
97th
3rd
92nd
4th
71st
5th
61st
6th
52nd
7th
93rd
8th
90th
All
83rd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
98th
3rd
86th
4th
30th
5th
35th
6th
28th
7th
78th
8th
78th
All
62nd
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details NOT YET ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? WEAK
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? VERY WEAK
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? WEAK
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 ?
2018 2019 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students --- --- 5.2
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension --- --- 15.1%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions --- --- 1.9 days
Other Important Metrics
2018 2019 District Average
Student attendance 94.5% 94.4% 92.8%
Teacher attendance --- --- 94.7%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 97.5% 81.4%
Teachers 95.1% 78.5%
Parents --- ---

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

There are no program application requirements available.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
  • Tuition Based Preschool 
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Piano/Keyboard 
  • Talent Show 
  • Theater 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Parent and Community
  • 8-9th Grade Transition Workshops 
  • ESL Workshops 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • GED English Classes 
  • Literacy Workshops 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parenting Classes 
Scholastic
  • Algebra 
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Homework Help 
  • Science Lab 
Sports and Fitness
  • Basketball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2019
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2019
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2019
School Quality Rating Report 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
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
FY18 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2018
FY17 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2017
FY16 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2016
FY15 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2015
FY14 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2014
FY13 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2013
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 Month Asbestos Report Fall 2018
Asbestos Inspection Report 2019
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2019
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2018
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
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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