Alcott Humanities High School

  • Alcott Humanities High School serves 272 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Alcott Humanities 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 272 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 400% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 272 students
Alcott Humanities High School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender % Alcott Humanities High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Alcott Humanities High School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by Grade Alcott Humanities High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.

District Comparison

  • City Of Chicago 299 School District's student population of 390,653 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 $13,609 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,509 is less than the state average of $15,092. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed 390,653 753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 70% 88%
City Of Chicago 299 School District Graduation Rate (1998-2015)
District Total Revenue $5,389 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $5,745 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,609 $15,061
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,509 $15,092
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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