Young Magnet High School

Serves grades 7 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
211 S Laflin St
Chicago, IL 60607
Phone
(773) 534-7500
District
CITY OF CHICAGO SD 299
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2198
Classroom Teachers
120

* Young Magnet High School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 100.0% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Young Magnet High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

100 80 60 40 20 0
95%
35%
92%
40%
97%
29%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
97%
35%
97%
38%
98%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
90%
33%
89%
34%
90%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 128 5.8%
Grade 8 125 5.7%
Grade 9 450 20.5%
Grade 10 497 22.6%
Grade 11 511 23.2%
Grade 12 487 22.2%
Total 2198 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 29.0% 11.1% 49.6%
Black 20.4% 36.5% 17.1%
Hispanic 29.9% 47.6% 27.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 20.0% 4.3% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.9% 78.8% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.9% 78.8% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,709,496 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 11,783.3 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.1% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.3% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.9% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.4% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,066,818 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.1% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 39.5% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.7% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.1% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.6% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.7% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 14.1% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,713 $3,602,846,000 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $812 $301,085,000 4.8%
Staff $416 $154,319,000 2.5%
General Administration $349 $129,461,000 2.1%
School Administration $616 $228,421,000 3.7%
Operation $1,098 $407,173,000 6.5%
Transportation $336 $124,629,000 2.0%
Other $343 $127,178,000 2.0%
Total Support $3,969 $1,472,266,000 23.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,162 $1,172,967,000 18.8%
Total Expenditures $16,844 $6,248,079,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,823 $19,082,390,000 53.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,139 $2,211,837,000 6.2%
Staff $594 $1,154,531,000 3.2%
General Administration $601 $1,167,885,000 3.3%
School Administration $852 $1,655,260,000 4.6%
Operation $1,301 $2,528,130,000 7.0%
Transportation $726 $1,410,959,000 3.9%
Other $604 $1,173,773,000 3.3%
Total Support $5,818 $11,302,375,000 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,834 $5,504,646,000 15.3%
Total Expenditures $18,475 $35,889,411,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%