Northside Learning Center

3730 W Bryn Mawr Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Northside Learning Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Top 30% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Northside Learning Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students (19-20)
220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Northside Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2051 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Northside Learning Center, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northside Learning Center 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
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American Indian
(19-20)
1%
n/a
Asian
(19-20)
4%
5%
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Hispanic
(19-20)
52%
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 2019-20 school year data.
Black
(19-20)
21%
17%
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White
(19-20)
20%
48%
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Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
n/a
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
<50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
85%
47%
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 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
3%
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.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Northside Learning Center's ranking?
Northside Learning Center is ranked #2051 out of 3,663 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?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Northside Learning Center?
The graduation rate of Northside Learning Center is 50%, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Northside Learning Center?
220 students attend Northside Learning Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Northside Learning Center students are Hispanic, 21% of students are Black, 20% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What grades does Northside Learning Center offer ?
Northside Learning Center offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Northside Learning Center part of?
Northside Learning Center is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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