Ombudsman Chicago South

6057 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Ombudsman Chicago South 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (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
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students (19-20)
400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (19-20)
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Ombudsman Chicago South 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
#2958 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
28%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
32%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
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American Indian
(19-20)
1%
n/a
Asian
(19-20)
n/a
5%
Hispanic
(19-20)
41%
26%
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Black
(19-20)
55%
17%
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White
(19-20)
3%
48%
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Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
n/a
4%
Diversity Score
n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
91%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ombudsman Chicago South 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.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ombudsman Chicago South's ranking?
Ombudsman Chicago South is ranked #2958 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?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while ≤10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Ombudsman Chicago South?
400 students attend Ombudsman Chicago South.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Ombudsman Chicago South students are Black, 41% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What grades does Ombudsman Chicago South offer ?
Ombudsman Chicago South offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Ombudsman Chicago South part of?
Ombudsman Chicago South is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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