Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:20 PM
School leader Kenyatta Stansberry
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
College preparatory
Honors track
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

6
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Sports Fields
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Library
Playground
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Remediation
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
5
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
1
Clubs
including: Homework help / Study buddy club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Football
Tennis
Track
Clubs Homework help / Study buddy club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Students typically come from these schools Various CICS Schools
  Various CPS Schools
Students typically continue on to these schools Various CICS Schools
  Various CPS Schools

Awards

Academic award Double Four Star School (Elementary)
Year received 2007
Academic award Four Star School (Senior Academy)
Year received 2008
Academic award Five Star School (Elementary)
Year received 2008

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School counselor
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.chicagointl.org/students-families/enrollment.html
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines