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School Rating ?

Level 3 ?

INTENSIVE SUPPORT

School Grades

9-12

# of Students

214

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Shanele E Andrews
Principal

Nakeisha Knight
Assistant Principal

Tabitha Younan
Counselor

Lily Nachinson
Counselor

Thomas Johnson
Operations Manager/School Culture

Hours


7:45am - 2:28pm (Monday- Friday)
School Hours
7:30am
Earliest Drop Off
2:30pm - 6:00pm
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
53, 66

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
77.1%
Hispanic
21.0%
White
1.4%
Other
0.5%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
93.9%
Diverse Learners
21.0%
Limited English
4.2%
Mobility Rate ?
30.3%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Classroom Languages:

Spanish

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Accessibility Level:

Usable

School Year 2019-2020

2019 Profile Page Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 3 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
SAT Average ?
774
CPS Average 962
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
31.6%
CPS Average 78.9%
College Enrollment ?
38.3%
CPS Average 67.2%

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
10th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
32nd
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
33rd
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
12th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
37th
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)
3.8%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
1.9%
11th Grade (SAT)
5.7%
All
3.8%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 699
PSAT 10 - 731
SAT - 774
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2019)
74.6%
CPS (2019)
88.5%
School (2018)
84.3%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
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100
4 Year Graduation
School (2019)
42.9%
CPS (2019)
78.0%
School (2018)
30.3%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2019)
31.6%
CPS (2019)
78.9%
School (2018)
38.3%
CPS (2018)
78.2%
 0
100
College Enrollment
School (2019)
38.3%
CPS (2019)
67.2%
School (2018)
56.4%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2019)
40.9%
CPS (2019)
73.2%
School (2018)
46.7%
CPS (2018)
72.3%
 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? STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? WEAK
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? WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2018 2019 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 20.5 23.2 5.2
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 13.8% 26.5% 15.1%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.2 days 1.9 days 1.9 days
Other Important Metrics
2018 2019 District Average
Student attendance 73.1% 72.3% 92.8%
Teacher attendance 94.2% 94.4% 94.7%
1 Year Dropout Rate 18.2% 10.9% 6.0%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 71.9% 81.4%
Teachers 76.2% 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

Digital Media

Deadline:  Dec 11, 2020
Grades Served: Entry Grade 9
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students are randomly selected by computerized lottery.

General Education and 504 Plan students: Preference is given to students with percentiles of 24 and above on the NWEA MAP in reading and math. A total of 30% of the seats will be made available to attendance area applicants.

IEP and EL students: Preference is given to students with combined NWEA MAP scores that equal 48 or above.

Note: Repeating 8th graders and students pushed into 8th grade from 6th grade due to age requirements qualify for selection but will be placed in a lower preference group.
Round 1 Application Information (2020-2021 School Year)
  • Number of applicants: 111
  • Number of offers: 7
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.

General Education

Deadline:  Dec 11, 2020
Grades Served: Entry Grade 9
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be admitted automatically.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary are randomly selected by computerized lottery. The lottery is conducted in the following order: attendance area, sibling, staff preference, and general.
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Round 1 Application Information (2020-2021 School Year)
  • Number of applicants: 1263
  • Number of offers: 990
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.
In-School Programs   ?
  • AP (2) 
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Childcare and Early Childhood Education 
  • Information Technology 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • Career/Job Training 
  • College Tours 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Nutrition Program 
  • School-based Health Centers 
  • Targeted Interventions 
Life and Leadership
  • Boys/Girls Student Clubs 
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Mikva Challenge 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Restorative Justice 
  • Student Council/Government 
Parent and Community
  • Community Service 
  • Enrichment Classes 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • Financial Literacy Workshops 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Safe Passage 
  • Transition to College Workshops 
Scholastic
  • Academic Olympics 
  • Advanced Placement 
  • Evening School 
  • Summer School 
  • Tutoring 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Baseball 
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Soccer 
  • Softball 
  • Volleyball 
  • Wrestling 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2019
High School Progress Report - English 2019
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2019
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 2019
Asbestos Inspection Report 2013
Accessibility Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2019-2020
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) 2020-2022
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2018-2020
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2019
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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