Crane Technical Prep High School (Closed 2016)

2245 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60612
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Crane Technical Prep High School served 57 students in grades 12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 10-14% (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 ≤5% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 57%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 12
Total Students
57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
10-14%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Crane Technical Prep High School 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≤5%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
88%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
(14-15)
80-84%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Crane Technical Prep High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
42%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crane Technical Prep 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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