Chicago Academy 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3400 N Austin Ave
Chicago, IL 60634
Phone
(773) 534-0146
District
CITY OF CHICAGO SD 299
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
559
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

3

(10 is best)

Better than 27.2% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Chicago Academy High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

40 30 20 10 0
17%
33%
22%
34%
12%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
16
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 9 143 25.6%
Grade 10 144 25.8%
Grade 11 143 25.6%
Grade 12 129 23.1%
Total 559 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 19.9% 10.7% 49.7%
Black 10.3% 37.0% 17.3%
Hispanic 64.4% 47.5% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.5% 4.2% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 80.0% 78.3% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 80.0% 78.2% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,718,520 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 11,822.6 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.4% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.9% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,056,108 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 12.0% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.5% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.4% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.3% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.2% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.3% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 14.8% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,398 $3,544,615,466 60.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $736 $277,594,912 4.8%
Staff $356 $134,271,452 2.3%
General Administration $338 $127,482,446 2.2%
School Administration $547 $206,310,349 3.5%
Operation $883 $333,038,461 5.7%
Transportation $303 $114,281,601 2.0%
Other $449 $169,347,983 2.9%
Total Support $3,613 $1,362,704,371 23.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,441 $920,664,647 15.8%
Total Expenditures $15,451 $5,827,607,317 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%