Marine Leadership Academy prepares leaders in mind, body and character for success in college, career, and a life of service within the global community through an education that values honor, courage, and commitment. 

 

School Rating ?

Level 1 ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

7-12

# of Students

830

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Mrs.Erin A Galfer
Principal

Juan Carlos Zayas
Other

Hours


07:45 AM-03:25 PM
School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
73

Demographics ?


Asian
0.2%
Black
2.0%
Hispanic
96.1%
White
1.0%
Other
0.6%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
97.5%
Limited English
18.9%
Mobility Rate ?
6.4%
Chronic Truancy ?
34.1%
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Classroom Languages:

Spanish

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

No

Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
SAT Average ?
897
CPS Average 969
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
CPS Average 78.2%
College Enrollment ?
59.2%
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
82nd
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
66th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
29th
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
19th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
37th
11th Grade (SAT) Cohort
18th
0
50
99
Median
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
Student Attainment (Percent Meeting College Readiness Benchmarks)
9th Grade (PSAT 9)
35%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
33.1%
11th Grade (SAT)
17.2%
All
27.6%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 829
PSAT 10 - 858
SAT - 897
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2018)
96.1%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
School (2017)
98.8%
CPS (2017)
88.7%
 0
100
4 Year Graduation
School (2018)
87.2%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
School (2017)
NOT ENOUGH DATA
CPS (2017)
74.7%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2018)
NOT ENOUGH DATA
CPS (2018)
78.2%
School (2017)
NOT ENOUGH DATA
CPS (2017)
77.5%
 0
100
College Enrollment ?
School (2018)
59.2%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
School (2017)
43.8%
CPS (2017)
59.8%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2018)
60.7%
CPS (2018)
72.3%
School (2017)
41.7%
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? STRONG
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? VERY 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? WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 6.4 8.8 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 20.3% 14.6% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.5 days 1.9 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 94.2% 94.4% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 96.3% 96.9% 95%
1 Year Dropout Rate 0.4% 0.7% 6.4%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 65.4% 81.4%
Teachers 88.5% 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

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.

Service Leadership Academy (7-8)

Deadline:  12/14/2018
Grades Served: 7-8
Application Requirements
Attendance at an Information Session is required for all applicants.
Selections
This school does not have an attendance boundary. Students must submit a Choice Elementary Schools application between October and December. Selections are on a point system, based on the assessment and essay completed at the Information Session.
How to Apply
Students can apply online or via paper Choice Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • JROTC Academy 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • Career Development 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Art Studio 
  • Drama 
  • Drawing 
  • Fundamentals/Theory of Music 
  • Painting 
  • Web Design 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Nutrition Program 
  • School-based Health Centers 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Life and Leadership
  • JROTC 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Restorative Justice 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
Parent and Community
  • 8-9th Grade Transition Workshops 
  • ESL Workshops 
  • Family Breakfasts 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • Gang Awareness Workshop 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Leadership Development For Parents 
  • Literacy Workshops 
  • Math/Science Workshops 
  • Parent Advocacy 
  • Parent Patrol 
  • Safety Workshops 
  • Supporting your Student Workshops/Programs 
Scholastic
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Chess Team 
  • Homework Club/Study Group 
  • Homework Help 
  • Poetry Workshops 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Tutoring 
  • Writers Workshop 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • Baseball 
  • Basketball 
  • Bicycle 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Exercise 
  • Flag Football 
  • Football 
  • Girls’ Baseball 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Golf 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Go Girl Go 
  • Running 
  • Soccer 
  • Softball 
  • Touch Football 
  • Volleyball 
  • Wrestling 
  • Zumba 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2018
High School Progress Report - English 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2018
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
High School Progress Report - English 2017
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
High School Progress Report - English 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2016
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
High School Progress Report - English 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2015
High School Progress Report - Spanish 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 2018
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