North Lawndale Charter High School served 771 students in grades 8-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 10-14% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 3% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
771 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
10-14%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Lawndale Charter 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
3%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Lawndale Charter 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of North Lawndale Charter High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in North Lawndale Charter High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
99%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in North Lawndale Charter High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
n/a
47%
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 North Lawndale Charter High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.02
This chart display the diversity score of North Lawndale Charter High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
90-94%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of North Lawndale Charter High School and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Lawndale Charter High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
51%
27%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 31% IL state average), while 3% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% IL state average).

What is the graduation rate of North Lawndale Charter High School?

The graduation rate of North Lawndale Charter High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 85%.

How many students attend North Lawndale Charter High School?

771 students attend North Lawndale Charter High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

99% of North Lawndale Charter High School students are Black, and 1% of students are Hispanic.

What grades does North Lawndale Charter High School offer ?

North Lawndale Charter High School offers enrollment in grades 8-12

What school district is North Lawndale Charter High School part of?

North Lawndale Charter High School is part of City Of Chicago School District 299.

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