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CARVER MILITARY HS

George Washington Carver Military Academy HS

13100 S Doty Ave Chicago, IL 60827-1597

carvermilitary.org 773-535-5250 773-535-5037 (Fax)

Carver Military Academy is the leading public military academy in the nation. Carver provides personalized academic support, fosters leadership and empowers all cadets to be college-ready and independent and active citizens.Carver is also considered as the Jewel of South-side. Some of the highlights from last year: 

• Increased ACT Composite over 1 point from previous year 
• 2013, 2014 and 2016 Citywide Mock Trial Champions 
• $10 million in scholarships 
• 94.2 Annual Attendance Rate 
• One Gates Scholarship winner 
• AP Spanish Language Success Rate - 78% 
• Dual Credit English, Social Science and Biology Success Rate - 100% 
• Athletic Success (Girls Soccer Regional Champs and Boys Basketball Regional Champs- 2014)

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

9-12

# of Students

469

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Steven E Rouse
Principal

Ms. Vickie Durrah
Assistant Principal

CPT Michael Rover
Commandant

MSG Derovic Coleman
Senior Army Instructor

Ms. Darneshia Houser
School Operations Manager

Karen Foster
Technology Coordinator

Hours


7:45 AM - 3:41 PM
School Hours
7:30 a.m. - 3:41 p.m.
HS Freshman Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
34
CTA Train
Red

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
35.2%
Hispanic
63.3%
White
1.3%
Other
0.2%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
86.1%
Limited English
4.9%
Mobility Rate ?
3.1%
Chronic Truancy ?
54.9%
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

No

Classroom Languages:

French, Spanish

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

No

Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

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 ?
944
CPS Average 969
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
90.6%
CPS Average 78.2%
College Enrollment ?
67.6%
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
48th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
81st
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
50th
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
50th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
63rd
11th Grade (SAT) Cohort
41st
0
50
99
Median
Student Attainment By Grade Level MET EXPECTATIONS ?
Student Attainment (Percent Meeting College Readiness Benchmarks)
9th Grade (PSAT 9)
44.4%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
45.7%
11th Grade (SAT)
26.6%
All
40%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 851
PSAT 10 - 896
SAT - 944
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2018)
93.2%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
School (2017)
95.9%
CPS (2017)
88.7%
 0
100
4 Year Graduation
School (2018)
96.2%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
School (2017)
89.8%
CPS (2017)
74.7%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2018)
90.6%
CPS (2018)
78.2%
School (2017)
89.9%
CPS (2017)
77.5%
 0
100
College Enrollment ?
School (2018)
67.6%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
School (2017)
67.3%
CPS (2017)
59.8%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2018)
69.7%
CPS (2018)
72.3%
School (2017)
66.7%
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? 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
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? WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 5.3 6.1 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 42.6% 80.6% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 3.4 days 2.2 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 92.9% 91.8% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 94.0% 94.8% 95%
1 Year Dropout Rate 0.8% 0.8% 6.4%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 77.5% 81.4%
Teachers 78.6% 79.9%
Parents 37% 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

Service Leadership Academy

Deadline:  12/14/2018
Grades Served: 9-12
Application Requirements
All applicants: Minimum combined percentile of 48 in reading and math on NWEA MAP.

Attendance at an Information Session is required for eligible applicants.
Selections
Eligible students must attend an Information Session, during which they will sign a Commitment Agreement, complete a Motivation and Perseverance Assessment and write a brief essay. Selections will be based on a point system with a maximum of 500 points, derived from 7th grade final (cumulative) grades (150 points), 7th grade NWEA MAP scores (150 points), the two-part assessment (50 for each part), and the essay (100 points).
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu
In-School Programs   ?
  • AP (5) 
  • JROTC 
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • JROTC Academy 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Dance 
  • Painting 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
Life and Leadership
  • JROTC 
  • Mock Trial 
  • Peer Jury 
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Restorative Justice 
Parent and Community
  • Computer/Technology Workshops 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Literacy Workshops 
  • Nutrition Workshops 
Scholastic
  • Advanced Placement 
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Mayor Daley’s Book Club 
  • Science Club 
  • Summer School 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Technology Club 
  • Tutoring 
  • Virtual Learning/Online Courses 
  • Writers Workshop 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • Baseball 
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Bowling 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Football 
  • Girls’ Baseball 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • 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