Chicago High School For The Arts

Unclaimed
7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
1
Grades
9-12
Students
576
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


English Language Arts 1
50%
State avg: 36%
Integrated Math 1
24%
State avg: 27%
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6/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(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 school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
88%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
20
State avg: 20
AP course participation
21%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Black
54%
Hispanic
24%
White
15%
Two or more races
4%
Asian
2%
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
12 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 88%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
521 East 35th St
Chicago, IL 60616
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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