Details overview

School leader Alan Wesley Mather
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Arabic
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Theory
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Poetry
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Arabic
Chinese - Mandarin

Support

12
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 71% 18%
Hispanic 25% 24%
White 2% 51%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 58% 49%
N/A 42% 51%
Male 42% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 70% 49%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

11
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
11
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Wrestling

Teachers

8
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Dance teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor

Neighborhood

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

Sources

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