Von Steuben Metro Science High School

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8/10
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Reviews
23
Grades
9-12
Students
1,686
Type
Public
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, have above average college readiness measures, ... More

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.


Subject
% Proficient
English Language Arts 1
35%
State avg: 36%
Algebra I
22%
State avg: 17%
8/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

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.


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
91%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
21
State avg: 21
AP course participation
36%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
Environment
General Information
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
54%
White
19%
Asian
13%
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
17 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
329 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 88%
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23 Reviews
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Neighborhood
5039 North Kimball Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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