Holden has a uniquely integrated blend of art and technology throughout the curriculum of the Fine and Performing Arts Magnet Program. The school is widely recognized for outstanding student artwork. The school offers morning tutorial, intensive after-school reading, special education services, and a bilingual program, and provides mobile computer labs and science labs.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

426

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Konstantinos Patsiopoulos
Principal

Luzelena Hernandez
Curriculum Coordinator

Adrian Gonzalez
Dean of Students

Hours


08:20 AM-03:20 PM
School Hours
8:00 AM
Earliest Drop Off
3:20 - 4:20 PM
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
8, 62
CTA Train
Orange, Red

Demographics ?


Asian
16.9%
Black
9.9%
Hispanic
56.1%
White
16.0%
Other
1.2%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
79.1%
Diverse Learners
11.7%
Limited English
24.9%
Mobility Rate ?
8.6%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

Yes

School Year 2019-2020

2019 Profile Page Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
79th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
96th
National Average 50th percentile

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Creative Schools Certification ?
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Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ?

Student Growth By Grade Level FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
99th
4th
85th
5th
78th
6th
46th
7th
44th
8th
79th
All
79th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
99th
4th
43rd
5th
85th
6th
74th
7th
99th
8th
87th
All
96th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
67th
3rd
73rd
4th
80th
5th
62nd
6th
61st
7th
78th
8th
87th
All
74th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
56th
3rd
85th
4th
83rd
5th
67th
6th
94th
7th
99th
8th
99th
All
93rd
 0
50
99
National Average
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? VERY STRONG
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? STRONG
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? VERY STRONG
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? NEUTRAL
Behavior and Discipline ?
2018 2019 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 1.4 3.6 5.2
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 18.4% 21.8% 15.1%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.9 days 1.9 days 1.9 days
Other Important Metrics
2018 2019 District Average
Student attendance 95.4% 94.9% 92.8%
Teacher attendance 95.1% 95.8% 94.7%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 82.2% 81.4%
Teachers 93.5% 78.5%
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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

Magnet Cluster (Fine and Performing Arts/Technology)

Deadline:  12/13/2019
Grades Served: K-8
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be enrolled automatically and do not have to apply. Contact the school for registration instructions.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary must submit a Choice Elementary Schools application between October and December. Available seats, if any, are filled via computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants with a sibling who is currently enrolled in the school in grade K-7, and who will remain enrolled in the school for the coming school year.
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How to Apply
Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary can apply online or via paper Choice Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • After School All-Stars 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Performing Arts 
Creative
  • Art Studio 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Guitar 
  • Murals 
  • Rock Band 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Targeted Interventions 
Parent and Community
  • Community Service 
  • Field Trip 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
Scholastic
  • Additional Learning Opportunities (ALO) 
  • Algebra 
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Math Team 
  • Science Lab 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Technology Club 
  • WITS (Working in the Schools) 
  • Writers Workshop 
Sports and Fitness
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Flag Football 
  • Girls in the Game 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Tennis 
  • Girls’ Track 
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
School Segment Report 2010
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 Month Asbestos Report Fall 2018
Asbestos Inspection Report 2019
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 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) 2018-2020
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2012-2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2019
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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