Harlan Community Academy High School

  • Harlan Community Academy High School serves 474 students in grades 7-12.
  • 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 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Harlan Community Academy 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 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Harlan Community Academy High School's student population of 474 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 48% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harlan Community Academy 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 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harlan Community Academy High School is 0.00, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3568 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
100%
17%
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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 Harlan Community Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.000.67
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
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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