Details overview

Hours 08:45 AM - 03:45 AM
School leader Seth Lavin
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 20

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Humanities
Mathematics
Performing arts
Science
Technology
Visual arts

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None

Support

12
Facilities
including: Parent involvement center
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
College preparation resources None
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Special education resource room
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Developmental delay
Multiple disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Other health impairment
English Language Learner programs Integrated group classrooms

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
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
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 86% 25%
White 5% 50%
Black 4% 18%
Two or more races 4% 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 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
15
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Dance club
Drama club
Girls on the Run
Math club
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 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
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Lane
  Von Steuben Metro Science High School
  Neighboorhood High School

Awards

Academic award Illinois Spotlight Recognition
Year received N/a

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff French
Korean
Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Columbia College
Partner website Www.colum.edu
Partner Erikson Institute
Partner website Www.erikson.edu
Partner Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  National Writing Project National Louis University

Enrollment

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

Sources

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