Marine Leadership - Ames

1920 N Hamlin Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 778 students in grades 7-12, Marine Leadership - Ames ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 778 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in IL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Marine Leadership - Ames ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Marine Leadership - Ames's student population of 778 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
778 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Marine Leadership - Ames ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Marine Leadership - Ames is 0.08, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
#3217 out of 3426 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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(20-21)
7%
28%
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7%
30%
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14%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
96%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
2%
47%
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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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0.08
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≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marine Leadership - Ames and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
5%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Marine Leadership - Ames's ranking?
Marine Leadership - Ames is ranked #3217 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 7% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Marine Leadership - Ames?
The graduation rate of Marine Leadership - Ames is 95%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Marine Leadership - Ames?
778 students attend Marine Leadership - Ames.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Marine Leadership - Ames students are Hispanic, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Marine Leadership - Ames?
Marine Leadership - Ames has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Marine Leadership - Ames offer ?
Marine Leadership - Ames offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Marine Leadership - Ames part of?
Marine Leadership - Ames is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Marine Leadership - Ames located?
Marine Leadership - Ames is located in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 8 other public schools located in Logan Square.

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5   8/20/2022
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 778 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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