Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr

  • Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr serves 665 students in grades Kindergarten-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (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 26% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr's student population of 665 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 136% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-10
Total Students665 students
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr by grade.

School Comparison

  • Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 50:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr is 0.45, 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#2115 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr 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)
26%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr 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 Ratio26:116:1
Hispanic
66%
26%
Black
34%
17%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horizon Sci Academy - Southwest Chtr.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.450.32
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
46%
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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