Mason High School (Closed 2014)

Mason High School served 51 students in grades 9-11.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-11
Total Students51 students
This chart display total students of Mason High School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Mason High School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Mason High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
<50%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mason High School 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
<50%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mason High School 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio1:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mason High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
Hispanic
2%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mason High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
96%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mason High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
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 Mason High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.080.68
This chart display the diversity score of Mason High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mason High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
45%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mason High School is Yccs-cca Academy High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Legacy Elementary Charter School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Legacy Elementary Charter School Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 465 students
    0.0 miles
    4217 W 18th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 542-1640
    0 K-8 465
  • Chicago Mason Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 379 students
    0.0 miles
    4217 W 18th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1530
    0 PK-8 379
  • Chicago Hughes C Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 249 students
    0.3 miles
    4247 W 15th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1762
    0.3 PK-8 249
  • Chicago Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 896 students
    0.4 miles
    1616 S Avers Ave
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 521-4399
    0.4 K-8 896
  • Chicago Penn Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 313 students
    0.5 miles
    1616 S Avers Ave
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1665
    0.5 PK-8 313
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