New Sullivan is a state-of-the-art Fine and Performing Arts Cluster School in the South Chicago area. New Sullivan has many external partnerships and comprehensive programs that provide a holistic approach to meet the needs of all students. We have a uniform dress code which is a New Sullivan Branded Black polo for students in Pre K - 7th grade and a New Sullivan Branded purple polo for 8th graders All student must wear black pants and dark shoes.  A gym Uniform is required for all students from K - 8th grade.

 

School Rating ?

Level 2+ ?

PROVISIONAL SUPPORT

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

514

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Kathy McCoy
Principal


Assistant Principal


Dean of Students

Hours


8:30 AM-3:30 PM
School Hours
8:00 AM
Earliest Drop Off
3:30 PM - 5:15 PM
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
5, 26, 71
CTA Train
Red
Metra
Metra Electric District (ME)

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
67.1%
Hispanic
21.6%
White
1.6%
Other
9.7%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
97.5%
Limited English
11.3%
Mobility Rate ?
22.8%
Chronic Truancy ?
34.1%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Half Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Preschool Inclusive Program:

Yes

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
68th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
78th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ?

Student Growth By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
38th
4th
5th
5th
89th
6th
83rd
7th
88th
8th
92nd
All
68th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
76th
4th
99th
5th
11th
6th
71st
7th
75th
8th
74th
All
78th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
30th
3rd
35th
4th
15th
5th
16th
6th
44th
7th
60th
8th
58th
All
35th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
12th
3rd
29th
4th
62nd
5th
7th
6th
31st
7th
58th
8th
49th
All
34th
 0
50
99
National Average
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? STRONG
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? VERY 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? VERY STRONG
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? VERY STRONG
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? VERY STRONG
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? STRONG
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 4.0 2.1 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 45.2% 31.4% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.0 days 2.3 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 91.8% 94.2% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 93.2% 94.2% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 96.6% 81.4%
Teachers 93.0% 79.9%
Parents 53% 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

Magnet Cluster (Fine and Performing Arts)

Deadline:  12/6/2019
Grades Served: K-8
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be enrolled automatically and do not have to apply. Contact the school for registration instructions.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary must submit a Choice Elementary Schools application between October and December. Available seats, if any, are filled via computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants with a sibling who is currently enrolled in the school in grade K-7, and who will remain enrolled in the school for the coming school year.
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How to Apply
Students can apply online or via paper Choice Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • After School All-Stars 
  • Community School 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
  • Performing Arts 
Creative
  • Artesian Crafts 
  • Ballroom Dancing 
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Ethnic/Folk Dance 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Media and Production Workshops 
  • Mixed Media 
  • Painting 
  • Percussion 
  • Piano/Keyboard 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Nutrition Workshop 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Life and Leadership
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
Parent and Community
  • Enrichment Classes 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • Health and Well-Being Workshops 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Literacy Workshops 
  • Math/Science Workshops 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parent Advocacy 
  • Parent Patrol 
  • Peace Circles 
Scholastic
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Real Men Read 
  • Science Lab 
  • Technology Club 
  • Writers Workshop 
  • Young Authors 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Double Dutch 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Touch Football 
  • Volleyball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2015
Elementary 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
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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