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6520 South Wood Street
Chicago, IL 60636

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(773) 535-9150
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September 05, 2013
This is an incredible school. I have been to the school and have already received incredible grades and test scores. Please apply now.

- submitted by a student

April 16, 2011
Harper High School has been a turnaround school for three years and it is making great progress. Since the start of turnaround, Its attendance has increased by 15%, it's drop out rate has reduced by 15%, its percent of students going to college has increased by 6%, and more students than ever before are involved in co-curricular activities and sports. Harper is a rising star that will return to its glory years because of terrific students, a dedicated staff, and exactly the kind of hope that Waiting for Superman inspires.

- submitted by a community member

February 01, 2010
Turnaround or not, if you send your child here, you are a fool. I transferred mine out because of the constant fights, poor teachers and horrible administration. if i could give it 1 stars i would!!!!

- submitted by a parent

November 28, 2009
perfect school for any young black youth to pursue an education. the security is fantastic but unnecessary for the kids mostly go straight to class. the teachers are intricate with their teachings and understanding of students. i would recommend this school to only those serious about receiving an education.

- submitted by a parent

December 13, 2008
This is a terrible school and should be closed down poor teaching skills,poor security this school doesnt meet my learning abilities.

- submitted by a parent

April 23, 2004
Harper High School is not a bad school put the kids the kids they let into their school are horrible not all students but some . they always pulll the fire alarm and fight in groups. then the good kids grt treated with no respect.

- submitted by a student
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Harper High School
6520 South Wood Street, Chicago, IL  60636
(773) 535-9150
Last modified Harper High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Harper High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 10 reviews. Top