King College Prep High School

King College Prep High School serves 599 students in grades 9-12.
King College Prep High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

King College Prep High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

King College Prep High School's student population of 599 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students599 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Rankings

King College Prep High School is ranked within the top 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 King College Prep High School is 0.12, 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
#1824 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
94%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.68
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
9%
3%
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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 King College Prep High School is Little Black Pearl Arts Academy High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ariel Elementary Community Academy (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Ariel Elementary Community Academy Math: 9% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 519 students
    0.3 miles
    1119 E 46th St
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 535-1996
    0.3 PK-8 519
  • Chicago Little Black Pearl Arts Academy High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 116 students
    0.3 miles
    1060 E 47th St
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 690-5500
    0.3 9-12 116
  • Chicago Univ Of Chicago Chtr - Woodson Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 214 students
    0.3 miles
    4444 S Evans Ave
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 624-0700
    0.3 7-8 214
  • Chicago Univ Of Chicago Chtr-nth Kenwood Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 354 students
    0.3 miles
    1119 E 46th St
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 536-2399
    0.3 PK-5 354
  • Chicago Woodson South Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 330 students
    0.3 miles
    4414 S Evans Ave
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 535-1280
    0.3 PK-8 330

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