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Hours 9:00 AM - 2:45 AM
School leader Martha E Rosa-Salgado
District City Of Chicago School District 299
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Music
Science
Special Education
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Project-based
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Accelerated instruction based on ability
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

14
Facilities
including: Parent center
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Extra learning resources (misc.) After school support
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Multiple disabilities
Other
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Significant developmental delay
College preparation resources None
Vocational or skills-based training None
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 87% 24%
Black 5% 18%
Two or more races 4% 3%
White 3% 51%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 91% 49%
Female 52% 49%
Male 48% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
4
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
9
Clubs
including: Science club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Dance club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Recycling club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
Before school start time 7:30 AM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Assist with special projects
Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Lane
  Pritzker
  Neighboorhood High School

Awards

Academic award Illinois Spotlight Recognition
Year received 2009

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Instructional aide / coach
Staff Assistant principal
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
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

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

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