Rickover Naval High School

5700 W Berteau Ave
Chicago, IL 60634
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Bottom 50%
Serving 441 students in grades 9-12, Rickover Naval High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 441 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30% in IL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rickover Naval High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Rickover Naval High School's student population of 441 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Rickover Naval High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rickover Naval High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
#3321 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
28%
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6-9%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
77%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
15%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.39
This chart display the diversity score of Rickover Naval High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(17-18)
90-94%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Rickover Naval High School and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rickover Naval High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
59%
27%
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rickover Naval High School's ranking?
Rickover Naval High School is ranked #3321 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?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Rickover Naval High School?
The graduation rate of Rickover Naval High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Rickover Naval High School?
441 students attend Rickover Naval High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of Rickover Naval High School students are Hispanic, 15% of students are White, 4% of students are Black, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rickover Naval High School?
Rickover Naval High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Rickover Naval High School offer ?
Rickover Naval High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Rickover Naval High School part of?
Rickover Naval High School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.

School Reviews

2   6/8/2010
Poor judgment & professionalism school do not take in consideration the student good behavior in the past before making decision in suspending a student especially when this student is in finals
- Posted by Parent - jacki

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 441 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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