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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public school serving 245 students in Amandla Charter School District. Amandla Charter School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public school in Amandla Charter School District is Amandla Charter School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public school in Amandla Charter School District have an average math proficiency score of 5% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 5% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameAmandla Charter School District
School District Phone Number(773) 535-7150
School District Grades Offered09 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools1 School4,239 Schools
# of Students245 Students1,991,734 Students
# of Teachers14 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1

District Comparison

Amandla Charter School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 863 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 70-79% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#920 out of 944 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Amandla Charter   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Amandla Charter   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Amandla Charter   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70-79%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Amandla Charter   School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.080.68
# of American Indian Studentsn/a5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a101,257 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# of Hispanic Students8 Students522,075 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
26%
# of Black Students235 Students334,694 Students
% Black Students
96%
17%
# of White Students2 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
1%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a69,695 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 79,846
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:13149,061
# of Students in 7th Grade:21148,598
# of Students in 8th Grade:31150,375
# of Students in 9th Grade:41158,615
# of Students in 10th Grade:41154,545
# of Students in 11th Grade:45149,814
# of Students in 12th Grade:53147,873
# of Ungraded Students: - 16

Amandla Charter School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Amandla Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6820 S Washtenaw Ave
    Chicago, IL 60629
    (773) 535-7150

    Grades: 6-12 | 245 students
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