Austin Polytechnical Academy High School

  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Austin Polytechnical Academy High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.

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School Overview

    School TypeMagnet School
    Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
    Total Studentsn/a
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    School Comparison

    • Austin Polytechnical Academy High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
    • The diversity score of Austin Polytechnical Academy High School is 0.00, 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)
    Overall School Rank#1493 out of 3,544 schools
    (Top 50%)
    Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
    31%
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    Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
    36%
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    Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
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    Asian
    100%
    5%
    Hispanic
    n/a
    26%
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    Black
    n/a
    17%
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    White
    n/a
    49%
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    All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Austin Polytechnical Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
    Diversity Scoren/a0.32
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    Graduation Rate80-89%
    85%
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    Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
    46%
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    Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
    4%
    This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Austin Polytechnical Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    School District NameCity of Chicago SD 299 School District
    Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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