Bronzeville Academy Charter School

  • Bronzeville Academy Charter School serves 197 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bronzeville Academy Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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Bronzeville Academy Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Bronzeville Academy Charter School's student population of 197 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronzeville Academy Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bronzeville Academy Charter School is 0.03, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3543 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Bronzeville Academy Charter School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bronzeville Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bronzeville Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
Black
100%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bronzeville Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
49%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Diversity Score0.030.68
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bronzeville Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChicago Lighthouse Chtr School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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