Aspira Charter Schools

1711 North California Ave

Chicago, IL 60647

Tel: (773)252-0970
Grades 6-12
1,270 students
Aspira Charter Schools serves 1,270 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Aspira Charter Schools operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1270 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 1,270 students
Aspira Charter Schools Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Aspira Charter Schools Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Aspira Charter Schools Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Aspira Charter Schools Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 15:1 18:1
Aspira Charter Schools Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Aspira Charter Schools Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
92%
25%
Aspira Charter Schools Black Students (2004-2013)
Black
4%
17%
Aspira Charter Schools Black Students (2004-2013)
White
2%
50%
Aspira Charter Schools White Students (2004-2013)
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.
0.15 0.31
Aspira Charter Schools Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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%
Aspira Charter Schools Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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%
Aspira Charter Schools Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

City Of Chicago 299 School District's student population of 396,641 students has stayed relatively flat 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)
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 Lane Technical High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Albany Park Multicultural Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Coonley Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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