Yccs West

4909 W Division St
Chicago, IL 60651
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Top 10%
Serving 109 students in grades 9-12, Yccs West ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%).
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 109 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 36:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30% in IL)
  • : Top 10%
  • : <50% (Top 10%)
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Yccs West ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Yccs West's student population of 109 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
109 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Yccs West ranks within the top 10% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Yccs West is 0.44, 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
This School
State Level (IL)
#237 out of 3663 schools
(Top 10%)
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<50%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yccs West 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 2020-21 school year data.
<50%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yccs West 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
36:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
27%
27%
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Black
70%
17%
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White
1%
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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0.44
This chart display the diversity score of Yccs West and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(17-18)
50-54%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Yccs West and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
92%
47%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Yccs West's ranking?
Yccs West is ranked #237 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Yccs West?
The graduation rate of Yccs West is 50-54%, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Yccs West?
109 students attend Yccs West.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Yccs West students are Black, 27% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Yccs West?
Yccs West has a student ration of 36:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Yccs West offer ?
Yccs West offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Yccs West part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 109 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 36:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : Top 10%
  • : <50% (Top 10%)
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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