Jones College Prep High School

10/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
35
Grades
9-12
Students
1,427
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


English Language Arts 1
80%
State avg: 36%
Integrated Math 1
79%
State avg: 27%
10/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
95%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
27
State avg: 20
AP course participation
40%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
35%
Hispanic
31%
Black
20%
Asian
11%
Two or more races
3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
225 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
18%
State avg: 12%
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35 Reviews
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Neighborhood
700 South State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
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Last modified: June 19, 2017
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