Chicago Talent Development High School (Closed 2015)

Chicago Talent Development High School served 175 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤10% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 59%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 11-19% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 57%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≤10%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
11-19%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:115:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chicago Talent Development High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.080.68
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Graduation Rate
(13-14)
70-79%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
46%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chicago Talent Development High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
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 Talent Development High School is Camelot Safe Academy - Garfield Park (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Tilton Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Tilton Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 300 students
    0.0 miles
    223 N Keeler Ave
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6746
    0 PK-8 300
  • Chicago Camelot Safe Academy - Garfield Park
    Grades: 6-12 | 1 student
    0.4 miles
    230 N Kolmar Ave
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 417-2045
    0.4 6-12 1
  • Chicago Hefferan Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 345 students
    0.5 miles
    4409 W Wilcox St
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6192
    0.5 PK-8 345
  • Chicago Melody Elementary School Math: 4% | Reading: 4%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 477 students
    0.6 miles
    3937 W Wilcox St
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6850
    0.6 PK-8 477
  • Chicago Kipp One Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 418 students
    0.7 miles
    730 N Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 938-8578
    0.7 K-6 418
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