Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Alfonso H Carmona
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Instructional / curriculum models used None

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Choir / Chorus
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin

Support

12
Facilities
including: Learning lab
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Counseling
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 56% 4%
Hispanic 28% 24%
White 11% 51%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 3% 0%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Black 1% 18%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 49% 49%
N/A 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 94% 49%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Volleyball
Girls sports Volleyball
Basketball
Boys sports Volleyball
Basketball
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Organize fundraising events
Monitor the playground
Join PTO / PTA
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Walter Payton
  Whitney Young
  Jones College Prep

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Librarian / media specialist
Gifted Specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Security personnel
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Japanese
Mandarin
Cantonese

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012