J Sterling Morton East High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
27
Grades
10-12
Students
3,386
Type
Public
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Academics
1/10
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.


Math
18%
State avg: 52%
Science
17%
State avg: 50%
Reading
29%
State avg: 56%
1/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(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 schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
70%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
17
State avg: 20
AP course participation
37%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
96%
White
2%
Black
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Asian
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
26 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
325 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
13%
State avg: 12%
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27 Reviews
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Neighborhood
2423 South Austin Blvd
Cicero, IL 60804
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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