Steinmetz College Prep High School is the premier school of choice for students throughout the northwest side. We have four highly sought after programs that attract students from all over the city. These programs include One Goal, CTE-Graphic Design, JROTC Academy and our International Baccalaureate Programme. 
2016 Highlights Include:
$8 million dollars in college scholarships earned
96% of grads college-bound
90 National Honor Society members
90 IHSA Athletic Scholars
30+ clubs and after school activities including dance and anime
22 students participated in the Kakehashi Cultural Exchange Program trip to Japan
11 Illinois State Scholars
7 recipients of the Illinois State of Bi-literacy
Competitive Gaming Club
Student employment through After School Matters
Award winning Art program




 

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

PROVISIONAL SUPPORT

School Grades

9-12

# of Students

1,227

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Jaime G Jaramillo
Principal

Tania Moumji
Lead Counselor

Hours


7:45 AM - 2:56 PM
School Hours
7:15 AM
Earliest Drop Off
3:00 PM-6:00 PM
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
76, 77, 86

Demographics ?


Asian
2.6%
Black
16.6%
Hispanic
71.6%
White
7.0%
Other
2.1%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
87.4%
Limited English
22.7%
Mobility Rate ?
NOT YET AVAILABLE
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT YET AVAILABLE
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Classroom Languages:

Arabic, Japanese, Spanish, Spanish for Heritage Speakers

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 2 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
SAT Average ?
881
CPS Average 962
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
74.4%
CPS Average 78.9%
College Enrollment ?
63.2%
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
15th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
50th
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
31st
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
19th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
50th
11th Grade (SAT) Cohort
9th
0
50
99
Median
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
Student Attainment (Percent Meeting College Readiness Benchmarks)
9th Grade (PSAT 9)
23.2%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
21.3%
11th Grade (SAT)
18.9%
All
21.3%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 770
PSAT 10 - 800
SAT - 881
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2019)
81.7%
CPS (2019)
88.5%
School (2018)
80.2%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
 0
100
4 Year Graduation
School (2019)
69.4%
CPS (2019)
78.0%
School (2018)
71.6%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2019)
74.4%
CPS (2019)
78.9%
School (2018)
74.6%
CPS (2018)
78.2%
 0
100
College Enrollment
School (2019)
63.2%
CPS (2019)
67.2%
School (2018)
67.9%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2019)
60.7%
CPS (2019)
73.2%
School (2018)
68.5%
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? NEUTRAL
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? NEUTRAL
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 YET AVAILABLE
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NOT YET AVAILABLE
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NOT YET AVAILABLE
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? VERY WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2018 2019 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 6.3 19.5 5.2
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 4.0% 16.9% 15.1%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.5 days 1.7 days 1.9 days
Other Important Metrics
2018 2019 District Average
Student attendance 86.7% 86.9% 92.8%
Teacher attendance --- --- ---
1 Year Dropout Rate 4.7% 1.9% 6.0%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 63.6% 81.4%
Teachers 77.9% 78.5%
Parents --- ---

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:  12/13/2019
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:  12/13/2019
Grades Served: 9-12
Application Requirements
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary have no eligibility requirements.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary:

General Education and 504 Plan students: Minimum percentile of 20 in both reading and math on NWEA MAP, minimum GPA of 2.0 in 7th grade, and 7th grade minimum attendance percentage of 85.

IEP and EL students: Minimum combined percentile of 40 in reading and math on NWEA MAP, minimum GPA of 2.0 in 7th grade, and 7th grade minimum percentage of 85.
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be admitted automatically.

Eligible 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, staff preference, general.
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How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.

International Baccalaureate (IB)

Deadline:  12/13/2019
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 at an Information Session is required for all eligible applicants.
Selections
Eligible students are selected on a point system. Points are based on NWEA MAP scores and 7th grade GPA. Students who live within the school's attendance boundary will be given 50 additional points. Preference is given to students who meet the minimum eligibility requirements, attend an Information Session, and are enrolled in the school's Middle Years Programme partner, Locke Elementary School. 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.

JROTC

Deadline:  12/13/2019
Grades Served: 9-12
Application Requirements
General Education and 504 Plan students: Minimum percentile of 45 in both reading and math on NWEA MAP and minimum 2.0 GPA in 7th grade.

IEP and EL students: Minimum combined percentile of 90 in reading and math on NWEA MAP, and minimum 2.0 GPA in 7th grade.
Selections
Eligible students are randomly selected by computerized lottery.
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.
In-School Programs   ?
  • AP (7) 
  • AVID 
  • CTE (Computer Programming 
  • Digital Media) 
  • JROTC 
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) 
  • Career and Technical Education Programs 
  • College and Career Academy 
  • College Prep Math and Science 
  • Community School 
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma 
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years 
  • JROTC Academy 
  • Law and Public Safety 
  • Medical and Health Careers 
  • Performing Arts 
  • Smaller Learning Community 
  • World Language and International Studies 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • Career Development 
  • Career/Job Training 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Animation 
  • Art Studio 
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Ceramics 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Clay Creations 
  • Dance 
  • Drama 
  • Drawing 
  • Ethnic/Folk Dance 
  • Figure Drawing 
  • Film and Video 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Guitar 
  • Jewelry 
  • Modern/Hip-Hop Dance 
  • Murals 
  • Origami 
  • Painting 
  • Percussion 
  • Plays/Acting 
  • Pottery 
  • Rhythm Group 
  • Step Dance 
  • Student Art Club 
  • Student Music Club 
  • Talent Show 
  • Theater 
  • Troupe Performances 
  • Violin/Strings 
  • Web Design 
  • Weekend Enrichment 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • First Aid Training 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Nutrition Program 
  • Nutrition Workshop 
  • School-based Health Centers 
  • Targeted Interventions 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Life and Leadership
  • Activism/Social Impact Clubs 
  • Environmental Club 
  • Ethnic Club 
  • JROTC 
  • Leaders Program 
  • Mikva Challenge 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Peer Jury 
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Restorative Justice 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
  • Student Ambassadors 
  • Student Council/Government 
  • Young Parent Supports 
Parent and Community
  • 8-9th Grade Transition Workshops 
  • Art Appreciation 
  • Community Service 
  • Computer/Technology Workshops 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Crafts Workshop 
  • Dance Classes 
  • Enrichment Classes 
  • ESL Workshops 
  • Family Breakfasts 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • Financial Literacy Workshops 
  • Fitness Classes 
  • Gang Awareness Workshop 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Leadership Development For Parents 
  • Literacy Workshops 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Music Appreciation 
  • Music Workshops 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parent Advocacy 
  • Parent Patrol 
  • Parenting Classes 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Running 
  • Safety Workshops 
  • Self-Esteem Workshops 
  • Supporting your Student Workshops/Programs 
  • Transition to College Workshops 
  • Walking 
Scholastic
  • Academic Olympics 
  • Advanced Placement 
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Chess Team 
  • Chicago History Fair 
  • Evening School 
  • Expanded Library Service Hours 
  • Freshmen On-Pace 
  • Homework Club/Study Group 
  • Homework Help 
  • Journalism Club 
  • Mayor Daley’s Book Club 
  • Newspaper 
  • Poetry Club 
  • Poetry Workshops 
  • Summer School 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Tutoring 
  • Virtual Learning/Online Courses 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Baseball 
  • Basketball 
  • Bowling 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Bowling 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Golf 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Swimming 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Boys’ Water Polo 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Chess 
  • Conditioning and Fitness 
  • Dance 
  • Exercise 
  • Fast Pitch 
  • Fitness Basics 
  • Flag Football 
  • Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Bowling 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Golf 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Swimming 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Girls’ Water Polo 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • Running 
  • Soccer 
  • Softball 
  • Touch Football 
  • Volleyball 
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 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 2019
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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