Chicago Excel Academy High School

1257 W 111th St
Chicago, IL 60643
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Chicago Excel Academy High School serves 281 students in grades 9-12.
Chicago Excel Academy High 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.

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School Overview

Chicago Excel Academy High School's student population of 281 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)2 teachers
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School Rankings

Chicago Excel Academy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Chicago Excel Academy High School is 0.08, 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 Testing Rank
#3567 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
96%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.68
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
40-44%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Chicago Excel Academy High School is Foundations College Prep Charter (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Foundations College Prep Charter Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-10 | 227 students
    0.2 miles
    1233 W 109th Pl
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 298-5800
    0.2 6-10 227
  • Chicago Shoop Math-sci Technical Elementary Academy Math: 14% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 431 students
    0.3 miles
    11140 S Bishop St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-2715
    0.3 PK-8 431
  • Chicago Whistler Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 343 students
    0.5 miles
    11533 S Ada St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-5560
    0.5 PK-8 343
  • Chicago Esmond Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 279 students
    0.7 miles
    1865 W Montvale Ave
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-2650
    0.7 PK-8 279
  • Chicago Morgan Park High School Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,267 student
    0.7 miles
    1744 W Pryor Ave
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-2550
    0.7 7-12 1,267

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