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School leader Tara Safonia Shelton
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Printmaking
4
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Visual arts Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Support

8
Facilities
including: Library
Extra learning resources Remediation
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer
Gym
Library
Playground
Art room
Internet access

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 45% 18%
White 29% 51%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 10% 4%
Hispanic 9% 24%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 3% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 34% 49%
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Track
Volleyball
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Cross country
Soccer
Wrestling
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Students typically continue on to these schools Jones College Prep

Awards

Academic award Academic Improvement Award
Year received 2007

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Security personnel
World languages spoken by staff Cantonese
German
Mandarin
Spanish
Tagalog

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes

Sources

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