Amandla Charter School

6820 S Washtenaw Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
  • Amandla Charter School serves 277 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Amandla Charter School's student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students277 students
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers

School Comparison

  • Amandla Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amandla Charter School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
32%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Hispanic
2%
26%
Black
98%
17%
Diversity Score0.040.32
Graduation Rate80-89%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
46%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmandla Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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