Kelvyn Park High School

  • Kelvyn Park High School serves 515 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 5% (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 6% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Kelvyn Park High School's student population of 515 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kelvyn Park High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kelvyn Park High School is 0.17, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3466 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
91%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
2%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kelvyn Park High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.170.68
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Graduation Rate70-74%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kelvyn Park 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 SD 299 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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