Chicago International Charter

  • Chicago International Charter serves 8,556 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Chicago International Charter's student population of 8,556 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 173 teachers has declined by 65% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students8,556 students
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Total Classroom Teachers173 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chicago International Charter's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chicago International Charter is 0.49, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2460 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chicago International Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chicago International Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio49:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
26%
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Black
66%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chicago International Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chicago International Charter and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Chicago International Charter and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chicago International Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.490.68
This chart display the diversity score of Chicago International Charter and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Chicago International Charter and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chicago International Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity of Chicago SD 299 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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