Hyde Park Academy High School

Hyde Park Academy High School serves 935 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Hyde Park Academy High School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.
City Of Chicago 299 School District's 70% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 935 students has declined by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 935 students
Hyde Park Academy High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hyde Park Academy High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Hyde Park Academy High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hyde Park Academy High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Hyde Park Academy High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
100%
17%
Hyde Park Academy High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.31
Hyde Park Academy High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
96%
47%
Hyde Park Academy High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
3%
Hyde Park Academy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

City Of Chicago 299 School District's student population of 396,641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 87% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,535 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,173 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
682
3
Number of Students Managed 396,641 938
City Of Chicago   299 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 88%
City Of Chicago   299 School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $5,104 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $5,363 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,535 $11,118
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,173 $11,218
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Univ Of Chicago Charter Schools (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Univ Of Chicago Charter Schools (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carnegie Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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