Corliss is an Early College Science, Technology, Engineering and Math school (ECSS) which enables students to earn both a high school diploma and college credits (as early as 10th grade). Our mission is to provide individualized supports necessary to ensure that all students are successful. 

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

INTENSIVE SUPPORT

School Grades

9-12

# of Students

323

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Ali N Muhammad
Principal

Sheila Jones
STEM Coordinator

Cheryl Dyer
School Counselor

Hours


7:50 am-3:05 pm
School Hours
7:45 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
HS Freshman Hours
7:15 AM
Earliest Drop Off
3:05 PM - 5:00 PM
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
34, 106, 111, 4
CTA Train
Red
Metra
Metra Electric District (ME)

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
97.5%
Hispanic
1.9%
White
0.0%
Other
0.6%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
91.0%
Limited English
0.6%
Mobility Rate ?
26.7%
Chronic Truancy ?
93%
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

No

Classroom Languages:

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 ?
ORGANIZED ?
SAT Average ?
813
CPS Average 969
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
63.7%
CPS Average 78.2%
College Enrollment ?
52.6%
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
1st
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
83rd
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
16th
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
34th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
50th
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)
1.8%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
15.2%
11th Grade (SAT)
1.2%
All
4.9%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 705
PSAT 10 - 761
SAT - 813
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2018)
78.5%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
School (2017)
74.6%
CPS (2017)
88.7%
 0
100
4 Year Graduation
School (2018)
60.9%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
School (2017)
60.8%
CPS (2017)
74.7%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2018)
63.7%
CPS (2018)
78.2%
School (2017)
64.3%
CPS (2017)
77.5%
 0
100
College Enrollment ?
School (2018)
52.6%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
School (2017)
37.5%
CPS (2017)
59.8%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2018)
58.3%
CPS (2018)
72.3%
School (2017)
61.3%
CPS (2017)
71.9%
 0
100
School Culture and Climate Details ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? NEUTRAL
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 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 ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 30.5 24.5 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 31.8% 12.5% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.6 days 1.5 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 79.0% 83.8% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 93.3% 93.6% 95%
1 Year Dropout Rate 5.6% 8.3% 6.4%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 74.2% 81.4%
Teachers 99.9% 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

Early College STEM

Deadline:  12/14/2018
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 schools attendance boundary are randomly selected by computerized lottery. The lottery is conducted in the following order: sibling, general.
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.
In-School Programs   ?
  • AP (5) 
  • CTE (Culinary Arts 
  • Finance 
  • Graphic Arts) 
  • JROTC 
  • STEM Technology 
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Broadcast Technology 
  • College Prep Math and Science 
  • Culinary 
  • Information Technology 
  • JROTC Academy 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Culinary Classes 
  • Dance 
  • Drama 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Quilting 
  • Student Music Club 
  • Talent Show 
  • Web Design 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Mobile Asthma Provider 
Life and Leadership
  • Activism/Social Impact Clubs 
  • JROTC 
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Mikva Challenge 
  • Mock Trial 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Peer Jury 
  • Restorative Justice 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
  • Student Ambassadors 
  • Student Council/Government 
  • Young Parent Supports 
Parent and Community
  • 8-9th Grade Transition Workshops 
  • Computer/Technology Workshops 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • CPR Classes 
  • Dance Classes 
  • Enrichment Classes 
  • Family Nights 
  • Financial Literacy Workshops 
  • Health and Well-Being Workshops 
  • Leadership Development For Parents 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Nutrition Workshops 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parent Advocacy 
  • Parenting Classes 
  • Safe Passage 
  • Safety Workshops 
  • Supporting your Student Workshops/Programs 
  • Transition to College Workshops 
Scholastic
  • Advanced Placement 
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Evening School 
  • Freshmen On-Pace 
  • Homework Help 
  • Journalism Club 
  • Math Team 
  • Mayor Daley’s Book Club 
  • Poetry Workshops 
  • Summer School 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Technology Club 
  • Tutoring 
  • Virtual Learning/Online Courses 
Sports and Fitness
  • Bowling 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Exercise 
  • Football 
  • Girls’ Baseball 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Bowling 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • 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 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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