Hancock College Preparatory High School

  • Hancock College Preparatory High School serves 887 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (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 16% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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Hancock College Preparatory High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Hancock College Preparatory High School's student population of 887 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students887 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hancock College Preparatory High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hancock College Preparatory High School is 0.10, which is less 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#331 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hancock College Preparatory 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)
16%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hancock College Preparatory High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
95%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
3%
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hancock College Preparatory High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.100.32
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Graduation Rate
94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hancock College Preparatory High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hancock College Preparatory High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 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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