Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Ms. Maria J McManus
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school STEM
Magnet
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Science
Technology
Engineering

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught None

Support

10
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Computer lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 33% 18%
Hispanic 27% 25%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 19% 4%
White 18% 50%
Two or more races 3% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 47% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
0
Clubs
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 4:15 AM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 12/14/2012
# of applications received 1200
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 60
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014