PROFICIENCY 7% 80% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #117 of 897 in Chicago
  • Ranked #162 of 5231 in Illinois
Proficiency Averages
10%Chicago
33%Illinois

Kelvyn Park High School is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "Chicago Public School District 299" in Chicago, IL. There are a total of 459 students and 25 teachers at Kelvyn Park High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Kelvyn Park High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 6.5%, which is 80% lower than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students459
Teachers25
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment187
Taking some courses134
Taking some courses (not tests)53
Passing some courses10
Passing no courses121

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 Kelvyn Park High School, there are a total of 187 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 134 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All5%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7<= 10%
8<= 5%
High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All8%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7<= 5%
86-9%
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.

Kelvyn Park High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
White 2.2% 9.6% 49.5% 51.1%
Black 5.6% 38.7% 17.4% 15.9%
Asian 0.2% 3.6% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 89.7% 46.2% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.8% 1.3% 3.0% 3.1%

Chicago demographics profile

StatisticChicagoIllinoisNational
Population2,714,01712,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)11,93822891
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 Kelvyn Park High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.