Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Rashad Talley
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Textiles
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 56% 25%
Black 43% 18%
Two or more races 1% 3%
White 1% 50%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 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 79% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
5
Boys Sports
including: Track
4
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Softball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Softball
Track
Girls sports (misc.) Pom Pons
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Game club
Girls on the Run
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 05:45 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award CPS Top NWEA Growth Award (Principal Achievement Award)
Year received 2013

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Columbia College Center for Community Arts Partnership (CCAP)
Partner website Http://www.colum.edu/CCAP/Programs/i3-convergence-academies/
Partner Southwest Organizing Project
Partner website Www.swopchicago.org
Partner Roosevelt University
Partner website Http://www.roosevelt.edu/

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone

Sources

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