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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2111
Classroom Teachers
105

* 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 99.4% 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

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 98 34
Proficiency in Reading 96 38
Proficiency in Math 100 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 32
Proficiency in Reading 67 35
Proficiency in Math 55.9 29

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 89 33
Proficiency in Reading 89 34
Proficiency in Math 88 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.09
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.89
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 129 6.1%
Grade 8 126 6.0%
Grade 9 479 22.7%
Grade 10 442 20.9%
Grade 11 441 20.9%
Grade 12 494 23.4%
Total 2111 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 30.1% 10.1% 50.5%
Black 23.7% 38.2% 17.6%
Hispanic 29.4% 47.2% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 16.3% 4.0% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.2% 82.7% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.2% 82.6% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,722,548 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 11,840.1 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.6% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.4% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.8% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 11.7% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,046,778 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 12.3% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.8% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.5% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.9% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.7% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.8% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.6% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 15.8% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,355 $3,612,601,640 60.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $724 $279,585,632 4.7%
Staff $415 $160,259,720 2.7%
General Administration $342 $132,069,456 2.2%
School Administration $550 $212,392,400 3.6%
Operation $871 $336,352,328 5.6%
Transportation $306 $118,167,408 2.0%
Other $424 $163,735,232 2.7%
Total Support $3,630 $1,401,789,840 23.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,456 $948,428,608 15.9%
Total Expenditures $15,442 $5,963,206,256 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%