Phillips Achievement Academy High School (Closed 2014)

244 East Pershing Rd
Chicago, IL 60653
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Phillips Achievement Academy High School served 21 students in grades 10.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 10
Total Students21 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
81%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.68
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Graduation Rate
(12-13)
21-39%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Phillips Achievement Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
40%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Phillips Achievement Academy High School is Phillips Academy High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wells Preparatory Elementary Academy (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Phillips Academy High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 623 students
    0.0 miles
    244 E Pershing Rd
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 535-1603
    0 9-12 623
  • Chicago Wells Preparatory Elementary Academy Math: 11% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 382 students
    0.0 miles
    249 E 37th St
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 535-1204
    0 PK-8 382
  • Chicago Perspectives Chtr - Iit Campus Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 462 students
    0.3 miles
    3663 S Wabash Ave
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 358-6800
    0.3 7-12 462
  • Chicago Bronzeville Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 197 students
    0.5 miles
    4930 S Cottage Grve
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773) 285-8400
    0.5 K-8 197
  • Chicago Chicago Military Academy High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 309 students
    0.5 miles
    3519 S Giles Ave
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773) 534-9750
    0.5 9-12 309
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