Bronzeville Scholastic Institute is dedicated to educating today’s students to become knowledgeable and balanced members of society. We believe in fostering a respectful learning culture whereby students think critically, act responsibly, and communicate effectively. The BSI experience empowers independent, academically minded risk-takers, thinkers, and active life-long learners who demonstrate personal resilience, problem-solving skills, and appreciate multiple perspectives while participating in global and cultural affairs.

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

INTENSIVE SUPPORT

School Grades

9-12

# of Students

197

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Stephanie K Glover-Douglas
Principal

Demetra Richardson-Starks
Assistant Principal

Hours


9:00 AM - 4:15 PM
School Hours
9:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
HS Freshman Hours
8:15 am
Earliest Drop Off
4:30 pm - 7:00pm
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
1, 29
CTA Train
Green, Red
Metra
Metra Electric District (ME)

Demographics ?


Asian
0.5%
Black
97.0%
Hispanic
2.5%
White
0.0%
Other
0.0%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
70.6%
Limited English
1.5%
Mobility Rate ?
15.1%
Chronic Truancy ?
88.3%
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

No

Classroom Languages:

French, Spanish

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

No

Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
PARTIALLY ORGANIZED ?
SAT Average ?
818
CPS Average 969
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
81.6%
CPS Average 78.2%
College Enrollment ?
67.9%
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 BELOW AVERAGE ?
Student Growth (percentile)
9th Grade (PSAT 9) Cohort
7th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
18th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
2nd
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
64th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
63rd
11th Grade (SAT) Cohort
1st
0
50
99
Median
Student Attainment By Grade Level FAR BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
Student Attainment (Percent Meeting College Readiness Benchmarks)
9th Grade (PSAT 9)
11.9%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
0%
11th Grade (SAT)
2.4%
All
4.9%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 741
PSAT 10 - 721
SAT - 818
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2018)
93.8%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
School (2017)
83.9%
CPS (2017)
88.7%
 0
100
4 Year Graduation
School (2018)
84.4%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
School (2017)
78.1%
CPS (2017)
74.7%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2018)
81.6%
CPS (2018)
78.2%
School (2017)
75.9%
CPS (2017)
77.5%
 0
100
College Enrollment ?
School (2018)
67.9%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
School (2017)
53.7%
CPS (2017)
59.8%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2018)
45.5%
CPS (2018)
72.3%
School (2017)
51.4%
CPS (2017)
71.9%
 0
100
School Culture and Climate Details PARTIALLY ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? WEAK
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? WEAK
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? WEAK
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? VERY WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 46.4 27.9 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 66.5% 35.8% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.0 days 2.6 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 89.1% 82.8% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 94.4% 94.7% 95%
1 Year Dropout Rate 1.4% 4.4% 6.4%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 79.9% 81.4%
Teachers 69.2% 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

International Baccalaureate (IB)

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 and minimum 2.5 GPA in 7th grade.

IEP and EL students: Minimum combined percentile of 48 in reading and math on NWEA MAP and minimum 2.5 GPA in 7th grade.

Attendance is required at an Information Session for all eligible applicants.
Selections
Eligible students are selected on a point system. Points are based on NWEA MAP scores and 7th grade GPA. The school determines the minimum cutoff score for selections.
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.
In-School Programs   ?
  • AP (4) 
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma 
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years 
  • Teaching 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • Career Development 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Dance 
  • Improv 
  • Plays/Acting 
  • Talent Show 
  • Theater 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Targeted Interventions 
Life and Leadership
  • Activism/Social Impact Clubs 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Peer Jury 
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Restorative Justice 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
  • Student Ambassadors 
  • Student Council/Government 
Parent and Community
  • Computer/Technology Workshops 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Family Nights 
  • Leadership Development For Parents 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Peace Circles 
Scholastic
  • Advanced Placement 
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Chicago History Fair 
  • Freshmen On-Pace 
  • Homework Club/Study Group 
  • Homework Help 
  • Journalism Club 
  • Mayor Daley’s Book Club 
  • Newspaper 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Tutoring 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • Baseball 
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • 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 2013
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