Roosevelt High School

Roosevelt High School serves 1,413 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Roosevelt 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 1413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,413 students
Roosevelt High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Roosevelt High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Roosevelt High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Roosevelt High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more 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 15:1 18:1
Roosevelt High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
7%
4%
Roosevelt High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
76%
25%
Roosevelt High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
11%
17%
Roosevelt High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
6%
50%
Roosevelt High School White Students (1989-2013)
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.
0.41 0.31
Roosevelt 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.
91%
47%
Roosevelt 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.
5%
3%
Roosevelt High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

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 increased from 57% 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 (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $5,104 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $5,363 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,535 $11,118
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,173 $11,218
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Von Steuben Metro Science High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Albany Park Multicultural Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hibbard Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • ChicagoHibbard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 1219 students
    0.4 miles
    3244 West Ainslie St
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773)534-5191
    0.4PK-61219
  • ChicagoNorth River Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 392 students
    0.4 miles
    4416 North Troy St
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773)534-0590
    0.4PK-8392
  • ChicagoAlbany Park Multicultural Elementary School
    Grades: 7-8 | 281 students
    0.5 miles
    4929 North Sawyer Ave
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773)534-5108
    0.57-8281
  • ChicagoEdison Elementary Regional Gifted CenterMagnet School
    Grades: KG-8 | 276 students
    0.5 miles
    4929 North Sawyer Ave
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773)534-0540
    0.5KG-8276
  • ChicagoHaugan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 1188 students
    0.5 miles
    4540 North Hamlin Ave
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773)534-5040
    0.5PK-61188

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