Back Of The Yards Ib High School

Back Of The Yards Ib High School serves 279 students in grades 9.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Back Of The Yards Ib High School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 279 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: 9
Total Students 279 students
Total Classroom Teachers n/a

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 n/a 18:1
Asian
6%
4%
Hispanic
89%
25%
Black
3%
17%
White
2%
50%
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.
0.21 0.31
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.
94%
47%
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.
4%
3%

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 Peace And Education Coalition High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shields Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hedges Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • ChicagoHedges Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 835 students
    0.2 miles
    4747 South Winchester Ave
    ChicagoIL 60609
    (773)535-7360
    0.2PK-8835
  • ChicagoLara Elementary Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 537 students
    0.3 miles
    4619 South Wolcott Ave
    ChicagoIL 60609
    (773)535-4389
    0.3PK-8537
  • ChicagoDaley Elementary Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 699 students
    0.5 miles
    5024 South Wolcott Ave
    ChicagoIL 60609
    (773)535-9091
    0.5PK-8699
  • ChicagoPeace And Education Coalition High SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: 10-12 | 137 students
    0.5 miles
    4946 South Paulina St
    ChicagoIL 60609
    (773)535-9023
    0.510-12137
  • ChicagoSeward Elementary Communication Arts Ac
    Grades: PK-8 | 844 students
    0.5 miles
    4600 South Hermitage Ave
    ChicagoIL 60609
    (773)535-4890
    0.5PK-8844

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