Hancock College Preparatory High School

Hancock College Preparatory High School serves 964 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Hancock College Preparatory High School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.
The school district's 61% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 964 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 964 students
Hancock College Preparatory High School Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Hancock College Preparatory High School Total Classroom Teachers (1998-2012)
Students by Grade Hancock College Preparatory High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.95. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Hancock College Preparatory High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1998-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hancock College Preparatory High School Asian (1998-2012)
Hispanic
92%
23%
Hancock College Preparatory High School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Hancock College Preparatory High School Black (1998-2012)
White
3%
50%
Hancock College Preparatory High School White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hancock College Preparatory High School Sch Ethnicity Hancock College Preparatory High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.15 0.95
Hancock College Preparatory High School Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
27%
23%
Hancock College Preparatory High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2012)
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.
66%
26%
Hancock College Preparatory High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 401,946 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 87% over five years.
School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
641
3
Number of Students Managed 401,946 949
City Of Chicago   299 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 61% 88%
City Of Chicago   299 School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $5,028 MM $10 MM
District Spending $5,544 MM $10 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,931 $10,546
City Of Chicago   299 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,154 $10,416
City Of Chicago   299 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Solorio Academy High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hernandez Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peck Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chicago Peck Elementary School
    3826 West 58th St
    Chicago , IL , 60629
    (773)535-2450
    0.3  mi  |  1552  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Pasteur Elementary School
    5825 South Kostner Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60629
    (773)535-2270
    0.5  mi  |  1168  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Chicago Sandoval Elementary School
    5534 South Saint Louis Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60629
    (773)535-0457
    0.7  mi  |  1178  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Hernandez Middle School
    3510 West 55th St
    Chicago , IL , 60632
    (773)535-8850
    0.7  mi  |  974  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Chicago Solorio Academy High School
    5400 South Saint Louis Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60632
    (773)553-1000
    0.8  mi  |  572  students  |  Gr.  9-10

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