Hyde Park Academy High School

  • Hyde Park Academy High School serves 892 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Hyde Park Academy High School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.
  • City Of Chicago 299 School District's 70% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 892 students has declined by 38% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 892 students
Hyde Park Academy High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hyde Park Academy High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Hyde Park Academy High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hyde Park Academy High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Hyde Park Academy High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
25%
Hyde Park Academy High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
n/a
17%
Hyde Park Academy High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hyde Park Academy High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.01 0.31
Hyde Park Academy High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
97%
52%
Hyde Park Academy High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Hyde Park Academy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

  • City Of Chicago 299 School District's student population of 390,653 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,707 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,765 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed 390,653 753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 88%
City Of Chicago 299 School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $5,437 MM $12 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $6,253 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,707 $16,005
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,765 $14,988
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChicagoCarnegie Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 608 students
    0.2 miles
    1414 E 61st Pl
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0530
    0.2PK-8608
  • ChicagoUniv Of Chicago Charter Schools
    Grades: PK-12 | 1913 students
    0.4 miles
    1313 E 60th St
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)834-5997
    0.4PK-121913
  • ChicagoWadsworth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 537 students
    0.6 miles
    6650 S Ellis Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0730
    0.6PK-8537
  • ChicagoWoodlawn Elementary Community School
    Grades: PK-6 | 212 students
    0.7 miles
    6657 S Kimbark Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0801
    0.7PK-6212
  • ChicagoFiske Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 507 students
    0.8 miles
    6020 S Langley Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0990
    0.8PK-8507

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 25, 2017
Learn about arguments behind the debate that currently exists between proponents and opponents of providing public school daycare for teen parents.
July 25, 2017
You may have heard of No Child Left Behind, but might be confused as to what it means to you and how it affects your children's education. This report will explain what No Child Left Behind is, why it was created, and how your child can benefit from it. It will also discuss some potential controversies surrounding the legislation.
July 25, 2017
Read why good diet and nutrition is important for high student performance.