Austin Community High School (Closed 2009)

  • Austin Community High School served 580 students in grades 11-12.
  • Austin Community High School operated within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.
  • City Of Chicago 299 School District's 70% graduation rate was lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students580 students
Austin Community High School Total Students (1987-2007)
Gender %Austin Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Austin Community High School Total Teachers (1987-2007)
Students by GradeAustin Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
Austin Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2007)
Black
100%
17%
Austin Community High School Black Students (1989-2007)
All Ethnic GroupsAustin Community High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
n/a0.67
Austin Community High School Diversity Score (1998-2007)
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.
59%
52%
Austin Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2007)
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.
1%
2%
Austin Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2007)

District Comparison

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: 2009 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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