Chicago Discovery Academy High School (Closed 2013)

2710 East 89th St
Chicago, IL 60617
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 6-9% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 10-14% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students (10-11)345 students
This chart display total students of Chicago Discovery Academy High School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (10-11)24 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Chicago Discovery Academy High School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
6-9%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chicago Discovery Academy High 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
10-14%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chicago Discovery Academy High 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Chicago Discovery Academy High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian (10-11)
n/a
n/a
Asian (10-11)
n/a
5%
Hispanic (10-11)
34%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chicago Discovery Academy High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black (10-11)
65%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chicago Discovery Academy High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White (10-11)
1%
51%
Hawaiian (10-11)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (10-11)
n/a
3%
Diversity Score
n/a0.68
This chart display the diversity score of Chicago Discovery Academy High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(10-11)
80-84%
83%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Chicago Discovery Academy High School is Bowen High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mireles Elementary Academy (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Bowen High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 294 students
    0.0 miles
    2710 E 89th St
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 535-7650
    0 9-12 294
  • Chicago Noble Street Chtr-baker Campus Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 365 students
    0.1 miles
    2710 E 89th St
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 535-6340
    0.1 9-12 365
  • Chicago Mireles Elementary Academy Math: 9% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 540 students
    0.3 miles
    9000 S Exchange Ave
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 535-6360
    0.3 PK-8 540
  • Chicago Hoyne Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 253 students
    0.5 miles
    8905 S Crandon Ave
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 535-6425
    0.5 K-8 253
  • Chicago Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 294 students
    0.6 miles
    8401 S Saginaw Ave
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 530-3040
    0.6 K-4 294
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