Juarez Community Academy High School

2150 S Laflin St
Chicago, IL 60608
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Juarez Community Academy High School serves 1,743 students in grades 9-12.
Juarez 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Juarez Community Academy High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Juarez Community Academy High School's student population of 1,743 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,743 students
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Total Classroom Teachers101 teachers
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School Comparison

Juarez Community Academy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Juarez Community Academy High School is 0.10, 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
#3572 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
95%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
1%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.68
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Graduation Rate
88%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
3%
5%
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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 Juarez Community Academy High School is Air Force Academy High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perez Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cooper Elementary Dual Language Academy (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Cooper Elementary Dual Language Academy Magnet School
    Math: 19% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
    0.3 miles
    1624 W 19th St
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (773) 534-7205
    0.3 PK-5 457
  • Chicago Perez Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 301 students
    0.4 miles
    1241 W 19th St
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (773) 534-7650
    0.4 PK-8 301
  • Chicago Pilsen Elementary Community Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 322 students
    0.4 miles
    1420 W 17th St
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (773) 534-7675
    0.4 PK-8 322
  • Chicago Acero Chtr - Bartolome De Las Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 279 students
    0.5 miles
    1641 W 16th St
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (312) 432-3224
    0.5 K-8 279
  • Chicago Whittier Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 229 students
    0.5 miles
    1900 W 23rd St
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (773) 535-4590
    0.5 PK-8 229

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