Air Force Academy High School

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Grades
9-12
Students
370
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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English Language Arts 1
13%
State avg: 36%
Algebra I
6%
State avg: 17%
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7/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

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

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


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4-year high school graduation rate
97%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
18
State avg: 20
AP course participation
15%
State avg: 18%
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Students
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Hispanic
43%
Black
41%
White
11%
Asian
4%
Two or more races
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
181 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
67%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood
3630 South Wells St
Chicago, IL 60609
Mrs. Yashika N Trippett-Eggleston - Principal
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Last modified: June 28, 2017

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