Williams Middle Prep Academy (Closed 2014)

2710 South Dearborn St
Williams Middle Prep Academy served 123 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
35-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
30-34%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Williams Middle Prep Academy 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
99%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Williams Middle Prep Academy. 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 Williams Middle Prep Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Williams Middle Prep Academy 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)
42%
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 Williams Middle Prep Academy is Urban Prep Chtr Bronzeville High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ward J Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Urban Prep Chtr Bronzeville High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 316 students
    0.1 miles
    521 E 35th St
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 624-3444
    0.1 9-12 316
  • Chicago Yccs-mckinley-lakeside Leadership Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 151 students
    0.2 miles
    2920 S Wabash Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (312) 949-5010
    0.2 10-12 151
  • Chicago Graham R Training Center Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
    0.4 miles
    2347 S Wabash Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9257
    0.4 9-12 117
  • Chicago Ward J Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 587 students
    0.4 miles
    2701 S Shields Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9050
    0.4 PK-8 587
  • Chicago Haines Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-8 | 687 students
    0.5 miles
    247 W 23rd Pl
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9200
    0.5 PK-8 687
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