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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students272 students
Alcott Humanities High School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender %Alcott Humanities High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Alcott Humanities High School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by GradeAlcott Humanities High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

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 $12,889 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,546 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed390,653753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate70%88%
City Of Chicago 299 School District Graduation Rate (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue$5,104 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$5,363 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,889$11,118
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,546$11,218
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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