Northside Learning Center

  • Northside Learning Center serves 226 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Northside Learning Center 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Northside Learning Center's student population of 226 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Learning Center is 0.67, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#3147 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
32%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
47%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northside Learning Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
28%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northside Learning Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
19%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northside Learning Center and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northside Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.670.67
This chart display the diversity score of Northside Learning Center and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≤10%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northside Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northside Learning Center 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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