Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy

Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy serves 896 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy 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 21% (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 20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students896 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy by grade.

School Rankings

Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy 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 Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2602 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy 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)
20%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy 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 Ration/a15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
5%
26%
Black
95%
17%
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 Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.100.68
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy is Yccs-cca Academy High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Penn Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Penn Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 313 students
    0.0 miles
    1616 S Avers Ave
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1665
    0 PK-8 313
  • Chicago Dvorak Technology Academy Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 391 students
    0.3 miles
    3615 W 16th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1690
    0.3 PK-8 391
  • Chicago Herzl Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 591 students
    0.3 miles
    3711 W Douglas Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1480
    0.3 PK-8 591
  • Chicago Legacy Elementary Charter School Charter School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 465 students
    0.4 miles
    4217 W 18th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 542-1640
    0.4 K-8 465
  • Chicago Mason Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 379 students
    0.4 miles
    4217 W 18th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1530
    0.4 PK-8 379

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