Lane Technical High School

2501 West Addison St

Chicago, IL 60618-5902

Tel: (773)534-5400
Grades: 9-12

4,330 students

Lane Technical High School serves 4,330 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Lane Technical 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 4330 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 235 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 4,330 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 235 teachers
Students by Grade Lane Technical High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more 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 18:1 15:1
Asian
10%
4%
Hispanic
47%
23%
Black
8%
19%
White
29%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Lane Technical High School Sch Ethnicity Lane Technical 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.
0.68 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.
15%
23%
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.
45%
26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 418,637 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 418,637 949
Graduation Rate 61% 88%
City Of Chicago   299 School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $5,028 MM $10 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Devry Advantage Academy High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Aspira Charter Schools (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bell Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ChicagoDevry Advantage Academy High School
    3300 North Campbell Ave
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773)697-2216
    0.4 mi | 200 students | Gr. 11-12                      
  • ChicagoBell Elementary School
    3730 North Oakley Ave
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773)534-5150
    0.5 mi | 988 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoLinne Elementary School
    3221 North Sacramento Ave
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773)534-5262
    0.6 mi | 638 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Audubon Elementary School
    3500 North Hoyne Ave
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773)534-5470
    0.7 mi | 571 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoCleveland Elementary School
    3121 West Byron St
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773)534-5130
    0.7 mi | 684 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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Chicago, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.24, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Chicago is Jackson A Elementary Language Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.