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School Rating ?

Level 2+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

8-12

# of Students

120

Governance

Contract ?

Faculty


Jake Benke
Principal

Jamal Tillery
Director of Operations

Matthew Patton
Director of Diverse Learning

Juan Funes
Director of Student Services

Moise Ortiz
Academic Advisor

Hours


8:00AM - 3:30 PM
School Hours
8:00AM
Earliest Drop Off

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
67, 94

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
72.5%
Hispanic
25.0%
White
0.8%
Other
1.7%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
86.7%
Diverse Learners
14.2%
Limited English
6.7%
Mobility Rate ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

No

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

No

Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Accessibility Level:

No/unknown accessibility

School Year 2019-2020
A School Progress Report customized for CPS Options Schools is under development. In the meantime, click here in order to launch this school's 2018 School Quality Rating Policy (SQRP) report.

You can learn more about CPS Options schools by visiting the CPS Office of Education Options web page at www.cps.edu/options.

Program Application Requirements

There are no program application requirements available.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Business 
  • Career and Technical Education Programs 
  • Construction and Architecture 
  • Database Programming IT 
  • Fine and Performing Arts 
  • Pre-Engineering 
  • Pre-Engineering & Manufacturing 
  • Smaller Learning Community 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • Career Development 
  • Career/Job Training 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Drawing 
  • Film and Video 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Guitar 
  • Media and Production Workshops 
  • Painting 
  • Percussion 
  • Weekend Enrichment 
  • Woodwork 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Nutrition Program 
  • Nutrition Workshop 
  • School-based Health Centers 
  • Targeted Interventions 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Life and Leadership
  • Leaders Program 
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Mikva Challenge 
  • Model U.N. 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Restorative Justice 
  • Student Ambassadors 
  • Student Council/Government 
Parent and Community
  • 8-9th Grade Transition Workshops 
  • Art Therapy 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • Financial Literacy Workshops 
  • Health and Well-Being Workshops 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Nutrition Workshops 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parent Advocacy 
  • Parenting Classes 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Safe Passage 
Scholastic
  • Chess Team 
  • Homework Club/Study Group 
  • Journalism Club 
  • Newspaper 
  • Science Club 
  • Tutoring 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Basketball 
  • Bowling 
  • Chess 
  • Flag Football 
  • Soccer 
  • Volleyball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2019
School Progress Report - English 2019
School Progress Report - Spanish 2019
School Quality Rating Report 2018
School Progress Report - English 2018
School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
School Progress Report - English 2017
School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
School Progress Report - English 2016
School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
School Progress Report - English 2015
School Progress Report - Spanish 2015
Financial
Report Name Date Download
FY18 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2018
FY17 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2017
FY16 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2016
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 2019
Healthy CPS Report 2018
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