Chicago Military Academy High School

3/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
3
Grades
9-12
Students
395
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


English Language Arts 1
6%
State avg: 36%
Algebra I
1%
State avg: 17%
5/10
College readiness
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Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores 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
92%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
18
State avg: 20
AP course participation
15%
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!
Black
76%
Hispanic
21%
White
2%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Asian
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
200 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
7%
State avg: 12%
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Neighborhood
3519 South Giles Ave
Chicago, IL 60653
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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