Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School

  • Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School serves 1,292 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School's student population of 1,292 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#697 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
26%
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Black
72%
17%
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White
2%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.420.32
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Graduation Rate≥99%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
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 Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 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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