PROFICIENCY 6% 80% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
23%City of Chicago SD 299
11%Chicago
31%Illinois

Corliss High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "City of Chicago SD 299" in Chicago, IL. There are a total of 415 students and 33 teachers at Corliss High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 400 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Corliss High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 6.3%, which is 80% lower than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students415
Teachers33.01
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch400
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment115
Taking some courses94
Taking some courses (not tests)19
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses86

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Corliss High School, there are a total of 115 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 94 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All<= 5%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All6-9%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School6-9%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Corliss High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
Caucasian 0.4% 9.5% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 96.3% 39.0% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 3.6% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 45.9% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 1.3% 3.0% 3.1%

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Washington Elementary School12%4.7Riverdale, IL
Washington Junior High9%4.7Riverdale, IL
Paul Revere Intermediate School17%4.7Blue Island, IL
Lincoln Junior High School17%4.7Dolton, IL
Lincoln Elementary School14%4.7Dolton, IL
Southeast Elementary School35%4.8Evergreen Park, IL
Northeast Elementary School27%4.9Evergreen Park, IL
Veterans Memorial Middle School18%4.9Blue Island, IL

Chicago demographics profile

StatisticChicagoIllinoisNational
Population2,714,01712,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)11,93822291
Median age33.937.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%55%55%
Speak English64%77%79%
Speak Spanish25%13%13%

Education level achieved in Chicago

IndexChicagoIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade82.2%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school80.3%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college60.1%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.2%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.5%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters14.8%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.5%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Corliss High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.