Hyde Park Academy High School

6220 S Stony Island
Chicago, IL 60637
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Hyde Park Academy High School serves 850 students in grades 9-12.
Hyde Park 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

Hyde Park Academy High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Hyde Park Academy High School's student population of 850 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students850 students
This chart display total students of Hyde Park Academy High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Hyde Park Academy High School
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Hyde Park Academy High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Hyde Park Academy High School by grade.

School Rankings

Hyde Park Academy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hyde Park Academy High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3567 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Hyde Park Academy High School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hyde Park Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hyde Park Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hyde Park Academy High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hyde Park Academy High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
99%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hyde Park Academy High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hyde Park Academy High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.020.68
This chart display the diversity score of Hyde Park Academy High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
85-89%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Hyde Park Academy High School and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hyde Park Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
32%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hyde Park Academy 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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hyde Park Academy High School is Univ Of Chicago Chtr-woodlawn (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Carnegie Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Carnegie Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 631 students
    0.2 miles
    1414 E 61st Pl
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0530
    0.2 PK-8 631
  • Chicago Wadsworth Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 546 students
    0.6 miles
    6650 S Ellis Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0730
    0.6 PK-8 546
  • Chicago Univ Of Chicago Chtr-woodlawn Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 641 students
    0.7 miles
    6420 S University
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 752-8101
    0.7 6-12 641
  • Chicago Woodlawn Elementary Community School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 213 students
    0.7 miles
    6657 S Kimbark Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0801
    0.7 PK-6 213
  • Chicago Bret Harte Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 315 students
    0.8 miles
    1556 E 56th St
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0870
    0.8 PK-8 315

School Reviews

Review Hyde Park Academy High School. 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
Join the debate igniting in public schools regarding the role of religion in education. Should all religions be incorporated, or should religion be omitted to avoid any potential indoctrination?
Learn about the benefits associated with vocational education at public high schools, including high-demand career opportunities and improved learning for kinetic and active students.
June 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.