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School leader Cindy A Wulbert
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Visual arts Photography
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Language Stars
Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Honors track
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish

Support

6
Facilities
including: Gym
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Hearing impairments
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Significant developmental delay
Visual impairments
Multiple disabilities
Facilities Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Outdoor learning lab
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 59% 51%
Hispanic 17% 24%
Black 11% 18%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 7% 4%
Two or more races 5% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 27% 49%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
5
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement The Nettelhorst Community Group, Jane’s Place at Nettelhorst, and the Local School Council.
Join PTO / PTA
Students typically come from these schools JCC
  JCYS
  Mary Mayer
Students typically continue on to these schools Lane Tech
  Gwendolyn Brooks
  Lincoln Park

Awards

Academic award Community Schools Grant, Chicago Community Trust Arts Grant
  Featured on 60 Minutes, CNN, the Chicago Tribune, the Sun Times, The Reader, Chicago Parent, Education Weekly and Principal For

Teachers

4
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
World languages spoken by staff Italian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation

Sources

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