Chicago High School For The Arts

2714 W Augusta Blvd
Chicago, IL 60622
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Chicago High School For The Arts serves 612 students in grades 9-12.
Chicago High School For The Arts placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Chicago High School For The Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Chicago High School For The Arts's student population of 612 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students612 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)10 teachers
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School Comparison

Chicago High School For The Arts 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 Chicago High School For The Arts is 0.71, which is more 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
#1900 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
26%
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Black
38%
17%
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White
19%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.68
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
3%
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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 to Chicago High School For The Arts is Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pershing Elementary Humanities Magnet (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 439 students
    0.3 miles
    3000 S King Dr
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9000
    0.3 9-12 439
  • Chicago Pershing Elementary Humanities Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 13% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 587 students
    0.3 miles
    3200 S Calumet Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9272
    0.3 PK-8 587
  • Chicago Chicago Military Academy High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 309 students
    0.4 miles
    3519 S Giles Ave
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 534-9750
    0.4 9-12 309
  • Chicago Drake Elementary School Math: 3% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 343 students
    0.4 miles
    2710 S Dearborn St
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9129
    0.4 PK-8 343
  • Chicago James R Doolittle Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 277 students
    0.4 miles
    535 E 35th St
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 535-1040
    0.4 PK-8 277

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