Bridgescape Academy (Closed 2021)

10928 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60628
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bridgescape Academy served 587 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤5% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 6-9% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
587 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≤5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
6-9%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
18%
27%
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Black
80%
17%
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White
1%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
19%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
43%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% IL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Bridgescape Academy?
The graduation rate of Bridgescape Academy is 19%, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Bridgescape Academy?
587 students attend Bridgescape Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Bridgescape Academy students are Black, 18% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does Bridgescape Academy offer ?
Bridgescape Academy offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Bridgescape Academy part of?
Bridgescape Academy is part of City Of Chicago School District 299.

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