Epic Academy High School

  • Epic Academy High School serves 499 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Epic Academy High School's student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Epic Academy High School's student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Epic Academy High School is 0.47, 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#3442 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio45:116:1
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Hispanic
36%
26%
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Black
64%
17%
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White
n/a
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Epic Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.470.32
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Epic Academy 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 SD 299 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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