North Lawndale Charter High School

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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. have about average college readiness measures, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
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Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Algebra I
10%
State avg: 23%
Math
10%
State avg: 30%
English
3%
State avg: 36%
5/10
College readiness
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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
94%
State avg: 86%
Average ACT score
16
State avg: 21
AP course participation
31%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
4/10
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.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant 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? 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
General Information
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Students
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Black
99%
Hispanic
1%
White
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Asian
<1%
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
60 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 88%
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8 Reviews
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4 1
3 0
2 0
1 0
Neighborhood
1313 South Sacramento Dr
Chicago, IL 60623
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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