Gage Park High School

  • Gage Park High School serves 330 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gage Park High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Gage Park High School's student population of 330 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gage Park High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gage Park High School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3614 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gage Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
62%
26%
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Black
38%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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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 Gage Park High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.480.67
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gage Park 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

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