Chicago Discovery Academy High School (Closed 2013)

  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 6-9% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2010-2011 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 2010-2011 school year.
  • Chicago Discovery Academy High School operated within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.
  • City Of Chicago 299 School District's 74% graduation rate was lower than the Illinois state average of 85%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Studentsn/a
Chicago Discovery Academy High School Total Students (2003-2011)
Gender %Chicago Discovery Academy High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Chicago Discovery Academy High School Total Teachers (2004-2011)

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)6-9%
80%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)10-14%
75%
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
Chicago Discovery Academy High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2011)
Asian
100%
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
Chicago Discovery Academy High School Black Students (2003-2011)
Black
n/a
17%
Chicago Discovery Academy High School Black Students (2003-2011)
All Ethnic GroupsChicago Discovery Academy High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Scoren/a0.31
Chicago Discovery Academy High School Diversity Score (2003-2011)
Graduation Rate (10-11)80-84%
83%

District Comparison

School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
587
3
Number of Students Managed386,168803
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
23%
31%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
27%
36%
District Graduation Rate
(15-16)
74%
85%
District Total Revenue$5,104 MM$11 MM
District Spending$5,363 MM$11 MM
District Revenue / Student$12,889$13,105
District Spending / Student$13,546$13,417
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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