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CHICAGO AGRICULTURE HS

Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences

3857 W 111th St Chicago, IL 60655

chicagoagr.org 773-535-2500 773-535-2507 (Fax)

@chicagoaghs

Chicago Ag seeks to foster academic excellence and achievement and an understanding and appreciation of animals, nature and the environment, preparing students to become future stewards of the world.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

9-12

# of Students

749

Governance

District ?

Faculty


William Edwin Hook
Principal

Lucille Shaw
Other

Hours


7:30 AM-3:00 PM
School Hours
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
HS Freshman Hours
7:15 a.m.
Earliest Drop Off

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
52A, 53A, 112

Demographics ?


Asian
0.3%
Black
43.9%
Hispanic
17.6%
White
35.2%
Other
2.9%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
39.8%
Limited English
1.3%
Mobility Rate ?
2.9%
Chronic Truancy ?
14.5%
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Classroom Languages:

French, Spanish

Dress Code:

No

Attendance Boundaries:

No

Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

No

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
MET EXPECTATIONS ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
SAT Average ?
1031
CPS Average 969
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
90.7%
CPS Average 78.2%
College Enrollment ?
84.2%
CPS Average 68.2%

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Student Growth By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Student Growth (percentile)
9th Grade (PSAT 9) Cohort
70th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
50th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
5th
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
69th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
50th
11th Grade (SAT) Cohort
59th
0
50
99
Median
Student Attainment By Grade Level MET EXPECTATIONS ?
Student Attainment (Percent Meeting College Readiness Benchmarks)
9th Grade (PSAT 9)
56.6%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
48.7%
11th Grade (SAT)
54.1%
All
53.3%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 885
PSAT 10 - 916
SAT - 1031
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2018)
94.9%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
School (2017)
95.4%
CPS (2017)
88.7%
 0
100
4 Year Graduation
School (2018)
82.5%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
School (2017)
88.3%
CPS (2017)
74.7%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2018)
90.7%
CPS (2018)
78.2%
School (2017)
83.9%
CPS (2017)
77.5%
 0
100
College Enrollment ?
School (2018)
84.2%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
School (2017)
76.7%
CPS (2017)
59.8%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2018)
82.4%
CPS (2018)
72.3%
School (2017)
87.4%
CPS (2017)
71.9%
 0
100
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? VERY STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? STRONG
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? STRONG
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? STRONG
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? NEUTRAL
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 3.1 2.3 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 22.9% 15.5% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.3 days 2.6 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 93.8% 94.2% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 94.0% 94.2% 95%
1 Year Dropout Rate 0.6% 1.0% 6.4%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 90.0% 81.4%
Teachers 74.2% 79.9%
Parents < 30% 35.6%

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

Agricultural Sciences

Deadline:  12/14/2018
Grades Served: 9-12
Application Requirements
General Education and 504 Plan students: Minimum percentile of 24 in both reading and math on NWEA MAP.

IEP and EL students: Minimum combined percentile of 48 in reading and math on NWEA MAP.
Selections
Eligible students are randomly selected by computerized lottery. The lottery is conducted in the following order: sibling, proximity, tiers.
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.
In-School Programs   ?
  • AP (6) 
  • CTE (Agricultural Education 
  • Agricultural Finance & Economics 
  • Agricultural Mechanics & Technology 
  • Animal Science 
  • Food Science 
  • Horticulture Science) 
  • National FFA Organization 
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Agricultural Education 
  • Agricultural Sciences 
  • College Prep Math and Science 
College and Career
  • Career Development 
  • Career/Job Training 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Drama 
  • Guitar 
  • Woodwork 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Targeted Interventions 
Life and Leadership
  • Environmental Club 
  • Ethnic Club 
  • Leaders Program 
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
  • Student Ambassadors 
  • Student Council/Government 
Parent and Community
  • Jazzercise 
  • Yoga 
Scholastic
  • Academic Olympics 
  • Advanced Placement 
  • Chess Team 
  • Chicago History Fair 
  • Debate Team 
  • Homework Help 
  • Journalism Club 
  • Mayor Daley’s Book Club 
  • Newspaper 
  • Poetry Club 
  • Science Club 
  • Summer School 
  • Tutoring 
  • Virtual Learning/Online Courses 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Baseball 
  • Basketball 
  • Bowling 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Bowling 
  • Boys’ Golf 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Swimming 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Boys’ Water Polo 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Chess 
  • Football 
  • Girls’ Baseball 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Bowling 
  • Girls’ Golf 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Swimming 
  • Girls’ Tennis 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Girls’ Water Polo 
  • Soccer 
  • Softball 
  • Tennis 
  • Volleyball 
  • Wrestling 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2018
High School Progress Report - English 2018
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
High School Progress Report - English 2017
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
High School Progress Report - English 2016
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
High School Progress Report - English 2015
High 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 2018
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) 2018-2020
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2012-2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017