Payton College Preparatory High School

Serves grades 9 - 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
1034 N Wells St
Chicago, IL 60610
Phone
(773) 534-0034
District
CITY OF CHICAGO SD 299
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
977
Classroom Teachers
55

* Payton College Preparatory 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)

Payton College Preparatory High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 98 33
Proficiency in Reading 99 34
Proficiency in Math 97 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.82
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.89
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 298 30.5%
Grade 10 227 23.2%
Grade 11 225 23.0%
Grade 12 227 23.2%
Total 977 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.1% 10.1% 50.5%
Black 13.2% 38.2% 17.6%
Hispanic 23.2% 47.2% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 17.5% 4.0% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.2% 82.7% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.2% 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%