9/10
Kenwood Academy High School
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in Illinois. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More have above average college readiness measures, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
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ACADEMICS

9/10

Test scores

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Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More 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.


Subject
% Proficient
English
51%
State avg: 40%
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Math
63%
State avg: 31%
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Equity

10/10

Equity overview

Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!

Good news!

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.


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Does this school offer opportunity for all its students, or leave some behind? Successful schools understand how to close the achievement gap.

ENVIRONMENT

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Student demographics

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Black
84%
White
5%
Hispanic
4%
Asian
3%
Two or more races
2%
Native American
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
<1%

Teachers & staff

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Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
439 :1
State avg: 527 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
86%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood

5015 South Blackstone Avenue
Chicago, IL 60615
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