Hancock College Preparatory High School

Hancock College Preparatory High School serves 937 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% 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 937 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 937 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Hispanic
94%
24%
White
4%
50%
Hawaiian
1%
33%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.12 0.30
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.
88%
45%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 411,566 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
649
3
Number of Students Managed 411,566 932
Graduation Rate 61% 88%
District Total Revenue $5,028 MM $10 MM
District Spending $5,544 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,931 $10,546
District Spending / Student $13,154 $10,416
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Solorio Academy High School (0.7 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
  • ChicagoPeck Elementary School
    3826 West 58th St
    ChicagoIL 60629
    (773)535-2450
    0.3 mi | 1555 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoPasteur Elementary School
    5825 South Kostner Ave
    ChicagoIL 60629
    (773)535-2270
    0.5 mi | 1233 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoSandoval Elementary School
    5534 South Saint Louis Ave
    ChicagoIL 60629
    (773)535-0457
    0.7 mi | 1183 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ChicagoHernandez Middle School
    3510 West 55th St
    ChicagoIL 60632
    (773)535-8850
    0.7 mi | 982 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ChicagoSolorio Academy High School
    5400 South Saint Louis Ave
    ChicagoIL 60632
    (773)535-9070
    0.7 mi | 834 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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