Details overview

Hours 08:45 AM - 03:45 PM
School leader Nate Manaen
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Magnet
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Mathematics
Performing arts
Social justice
Visual arts
Writing

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Printmaking
1
Music
including: Band
Music Band
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture

Support

12
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
English Language Learner programs Push-in model

Early childhood program

Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
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 43% 25%
White 39% 50%
Black 10% 18%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

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

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
2
Boys Sports
including: Volleyball
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Volleyball
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:30 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Assistant principal
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Nurse
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Accessible via public transportation

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Apply to the school
Students living in district can apply for transfer

Sources

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