Ace Technical Charter High School

5410 South State St

Chicago, IL 60609

Tel: (773)548-8705
Grades 9-12
473 students
Ace Technical Charter High School serves 473 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Ace Technical Charter 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 473 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 473 students
Ace Technical Charter High School Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Ace Technical Charter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Ace Technical Charter High School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Ace Technical Charter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 17:1 18:1
Ace Technical Charter High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
21%
25%
Ace Technical Charter High School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
77%
17%
Ace Technical Charter High School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
2%
50%
Ace Technical Charter High School White Students (2005-2014)
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.
0.37 0.31
Ace Technical Charter High School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
97%
47%
Ace Technical Charter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
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%
Ace Technical Charter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

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 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 grown by 5% 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 stayed relatively flat 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 Bronzeville Scholastic High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kipp Bloom Charter Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center (0.2 miles away)
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    Grades: PK-8 | 1391 students
    0.2 miles
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    ChicagoIL 60609
    (773)535-1230
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    Grades: PK-8
    0.4 miles
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    ChicagoIL 60609
    (773)535-1270
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    Grades: PK-8 | 361 students
    0.5 miles
    5356 South King Dr
    ChicagoIL 60615
    (773)535-1325
    0.5PK-8361
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    Grades: PK-8 | 440 students
    0.5 miles
    5740 South Michigan Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0860
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    Grades: PK-8 | 402 students
    0.5 miles
    245 West 57th St
    ChicagoIL 60621
    (773)535-0829
    0.5PK-8402

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