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3/10
Mather High School
This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have below average college readiness measures, ... More and this school has about average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students. Large disparities in absenteeism and suspension rates exist at this school, which is concerning.
Academics
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Subject
% Proficient
Algebra I
21%
State avg: 23%
Math
21%
State avg: 30%
English
25%
State avg: 36%
Equity
5/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
38%
Asian
27%
White
20%
Black
12%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
311 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
96%
State avg: 88%
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31 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 9
4 2
3 3
2 0
1 10
Neighborhood
5835 North Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
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Last modified: October 23, 2017
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