Westinghouse Career Academy High School (Closed 2009)

Westinghouse Career Academy High School served 455 students in grades 10-12.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students455 students
This chart display total students of Westinghouse Career Academy High School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (06-07)17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Westinghouse Career Academy High School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Westinghouse Career Academy High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Westinghouse Career Academy High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westinghouse Career Academy High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
99%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westinghouse Career Academy High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westinghouse Career Academy High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.020.68
This chart display the diversity score of Westinghouse Career Academy High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westinghouse Career Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westinghouse Career Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westinghouse Career Academy High School is Westinghouse High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Polaris Elementary Charter Academy (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Westinghouse High School Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,192 student
    0.1 miles
    3223 W Franklin Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6400
    0.1 9-12 1,192
  • Chicago Polaris Elementary Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 9% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 434 students
    0.2 miles
    620 N Sawyer Ave
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-0820
    0.2 K-8 434
  • Chicago Morton Elementary Career Academy Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 310 students
    0.3 miles
    431 N Troy St
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (773) 534-6791
    0.3 PK-8 310
  • Chicago Beidler Elementary School Math: 4% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 444 students
    0.4 miles
    3151 W Walnut St
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (773) 534-6811
    0.4 PK-8 444
  • Chicago Learn Charter Excel Campus Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 450 students
    0.4 miles
    3021 W Carroll Ave
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (773) 584-4300
    0.4 K-5 450
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