Manley offers three award-winning CTE programs and a wide range of community partners, including One-Goal, GEAR-UP,  and EMBARC, which promotes college-readiness and student development and leadership. Manley Career Academy High School offers 10 Advanced Placement Courses and a college preparatory curriculum. Here at Manley, we have a vision of being a premiere choice in urban education. Over the past years Manley has dramatically improved, achieving a higher school performance status, by staff collaboratively working with students, parents, and community partners. Manley has achieved the following results:
- Increase  Freshmen On Track Growth (2016)
- 100% College Acceptance (Senior Classes of 2016 and 2017)
- 33% of students earned AP College Credit before graduating HS

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

INTENSIVE SUPPORT

School Grades

9-12

# of Students

84

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Patricia Ann Woodson
Principal

Brian Collier
Dean of Students

Hours


8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
School Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
HS Freshman Hours
7:15am
Earliest Drop Off

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
7, 12, 94
CTA Train
Blue

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
92.9%
Hispanic
6.0%
White
1.2%
Other
0.0%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
92.9%
Limited English
0%
Mobility Rate ?
28.7%
Chronic Truancy ?
102.3%
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

No

Classroom Languages:

Spanish

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
SAT Average ?
759
CPS Average 969
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
46.7%
CPS Average 78.2%
College Enrollment ?
41.7%
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
31st
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
64th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
19th
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
25th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
25th
11th Grade (SAT) Cohort
9th
0
50
99
Median
Student Attainment By Grade Level FAR BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
Student Attainment (Percent Meeting College Readiness Benchmarks)
9th Grade (PSAT 9)
13.3%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
0%
11th Grade (SAT)
8%
All
6.8%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 703
PSAT 10 - 742
SAT - 759
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2018)
89.5%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
School (2017)
71.4%
CPS (2017)
88.7%
 0
100
4 Year Graduation
School (2018)
41.5%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
School (2017)
40.4%
CPS (2017)
74.7%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2018)
46.7%
CPS (2018)
78.2%
School (2017)
43.3%
CPS (2017)
77.5%
 0
100
College Enrollment ?
School (2018)
41.7%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
School (2017)
30.9%
CPS (2017)
59.8%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2018)
47.1%
CPS (2018)
72.3%
School (2017)
53.6%
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? 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? 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? STRONG
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 55.0 53.6 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 15.4% 22.8% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 3.6 days 3.2 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 73.9% 74.1% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 92.5% 93.3% 95%
1 Year Dropout Rate 7.1% 2.9% 6.4%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 60.4% 81.4%
Teachers 92.3% 79.9%
Parents 34% 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

Culinary Arts

Deadline:  12/6/2019
Grades Served: 9-12
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.
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.

General Education

Deadline:  12/6/2019
Grades Served: 9-12
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: sibling, general.
show attendance boundary
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.
In-School Programs   ?
  • AP (7) 
  • JROTC 
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Allied Health 
  • Career and Technical Education Programs 
  • College and Career Academy 
  • College Prep Math and Science 
  • Community School 
  • Cosmetology 
  • Culinary 
  • Culinary and Hospitality 
  • Fine and Performing Arts 
  • JROTC Academy 
  • Medical Assistant 
  • Performing Arts 
  • Smaller Learning Community 
  • Student Leadership and Performing Arts Academy 
  • World Language and International Studies 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • Career Development 
  • Career/Job Training 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Art Studio 
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Ceramics 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Clay Creations 
  • Culinary Classes 
  • Drama 
  • Drawing 
  • Figure Drawing 
  • Fundamentals/Theory of Music 
  • Mosaics 
  • Murals 
  • Musicals 
  • Painting 
  • Percussion 
  • Plays/Acting 
  • Pottery 
  • Sketching 
  • Student Art Club 
  • Student Music Club 
  • Talent Show 
  • Tap/Ballet/Jazz Dance 
  • Theater 
  • Woodwork 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • First Aid Training 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Nutrition Program 
  • Nutrition Workshop 
  • Targeted Interventions 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Life and Leadership
  • Activism/Social Impact Clubs 
  • JROTC 
  • Leaders Program 
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Mikva Challenge 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Restorative Justice 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
  • Student Ambassadors 
  • Student Council/Government 
  • UMOJA Student Development Corporation 
  • Young Parent Supports 
Parent and Community
  • 8-9th Grade Transition Workshops 
  • Community Service 
  • Computer/Technology Workshops 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Cooking Club 
  • Enrichment Classes 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • Financial Literacy Workshops 
  • Gang Awareness Workshop 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Leadership Development For Parents 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parent Advocacy 
  • Parent Patrol 
  • Parenting Classes 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Safe Passage 
  • Self-Esteem Workshops 
  • Supporting your Student Workshops/Programs 
  • Yoga 
Scholastic
  • Advanced Placement 
  • Evening School 
  • Freshmen On-Pace 
  • Homework Help 
  • Poetry Club 
  • Poetry Workshops 
  • Speech Team 
  • Summer School 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Tutoring 
  • Writers Workshop 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • Baseball 
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Conditioning and Fitness 
  • Dance 
  • Exercise 
  • Fitness Basics 
  • Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • Running 
  • Softball 
  • Volleyball 
  • Wrestling 
  • Yoga/Pilates 
  • Zumba 
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
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