Perspectives Charter High School (Closed 2018)

Perspectives Charter High School served 1,705 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 7% (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 8% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,705 students
This chart display total students of Perspectives Charter High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Perspectives Charter High School
Total Classroom Teachers102 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Perspectives Charter High School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
7%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Perspectives 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)
8%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Perspectives 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 Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Perspectives Charter High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
Hispanic
4%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Perspectives Charter High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
94%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Perspectives Charter High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Perspectives Charter High School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Perspectives Charter High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perspectives Charter High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.120.68
This chart display the diversity score of Perspectives Charter High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
≤1%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Perspectives Charter High School and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Perspectives Charter High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
52%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Perspectives Charter High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Perspectives Charter High School is Perspectives Chtr - Joslin Campus (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Perspectives Chtr - Joslin Campus Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 386 students
    0.0 miles
    1930 S Archer Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (312) 225-7400
    0 6-12 386
  • Chicago National Teachers Elementary Academy Math: 24% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 723 students
    0.2 miles
    55 W Cermak Rd
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9970
    0.2 PK-8 723
  • Chicago Graham R Training Center
    Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
    0.5 miles
    2347 S Wabash Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9257
    0.5 9-12 117
  • Chicago Haines Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 687 students
    0.5 miles
    247 W 23rd Pl
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9200
    0.5 PK-8 687
  • Chicago South Loop Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 785 students
    0.8 miles
    1212 S Plymouth Ct
    Chicago, IL 60605
    (773) 534-8690
    0.8 K-8 785
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