Banner West Academy High School

  • Banner West Academy High School serves 236 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.

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School Overview

  • Banner West Academy High School's student population of 236 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 66% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
32%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
38%
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
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Hispanic
7%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Banner West Academy High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
93%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Banner West Academy High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Banner West Academy High School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Banner West Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.130.32
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Graduation Rate30-34%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Banner West Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 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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