Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 02:45 PM
School leader Ryan Belville
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school STEM
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning We engage in a well-balanced academic approach that is driven by Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and the Arts, encouraging our students to explore opportunities in our neighborhood and beyond.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Opera
0
Languages
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Opera
Rock band
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Natural area
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Special education program details McAuliffe Elementary embraces and implements inclusive practices. 1) Every child is valued equally and deserves the same opportunities and experiences. 2) Inclusion is about providing the supports children need to learn and participate in meaningful ways. 3) Students with disabilities require access to the curriculum.
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
English Language Learner program details Transitional Bilingual Education (TBE) Students receive instruction in all of the following areas: Language Arts in the home language; English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction to help develop students’ English Language Proficiency; Core subjects (math, science, social science) provided in both English and the native language; Instruction in the history and culture of the U.S.; Instruction in the history and culture of the native land of the ELs (or of their parents)

Early childhood program

Required credentials for lead staff Teaching credential
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 91% 25%
Black 6% 18%
White 3% 50%
Two or more races 1% 3%
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 52% 49%
Male 48% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 97% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
6
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Basketball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Clubs Art club
Drama club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Robotics club
Student council / government

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools North-Grand High School
  Prosser Career Academy High School
  Pritzker College Prep
Parent involvement details McAuliffe Elementary School is a safe, positive, and supportive community. We welcome and encourage parents and community members to become actively involved in the school.

Awards

Community service award The Kitchen Community Awards
Year received 2015

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
Behavioral health specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details An open enrollment school is a neighborhood school that offers another option to parents and students who are interested in schools outside of their attendance area. Open enrollment schools have neighborhood attendance boundaries and give priority to students who live within the attendance boundary. The school offers a wide variety of programs and activities to enrich the curriculum.
Learn more Http://www.cpsoae.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=72700&type=d
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Apply to the school

Sources

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