1920 N Hamlin Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Marine Leadership Academy - Ames serves 867 students in grades 7-12.
Marine Leadership Academy - Ames 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 10% (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 10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

Marine Leadership Academy - Ames's student population of 867 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
867 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Marine Leadership Academy - Ames 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 Marine Leadership Academy - Ames 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 Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3292 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
95%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 867 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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