Devry Advantage Academy High School

  • Devry Advantage Academy High School serves 196 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Devry Advantage Academy High School's student population of 196 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Devry Advantage Academy High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Devry Advantage Academy High School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
37%
17%
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White
11%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.660.32
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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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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