PROFICIENCY 10% 69% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
23%City of Chicago SD 299
11%Chicago
31%Illinois

Kelly 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 2,152 students and 143 teachers at Kelly High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 2,088 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Kelly High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 9.8%, which is 69% lower than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2152
Teachers142.98
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch2088
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment301
Taking some courses257
Taking some courses (not tests)47
Passing some courses115
Passing no courses133

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 Kelly High School, there are a total of 301 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 257 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All10-14%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School10-14%

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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Kelly High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
Caucasian 2.3% 9.5% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 1.5% 39.0% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 14.7% 3.6% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 80.8% 45.9% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 1.3% 3.0% 3.1%

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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 Kelly High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.