Jones College Prep Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#91
College Readiness Index
77.2
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 871 Students
  • 52 Teachers

Jones College Prep
606 SOUTH STATE ST
CHICAGO, IL 60605

Phone: (773) 534-8600

District: Chicago Public Schools

Overview

Jones College Prep is ranked 3rd within Illinois. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Jones College Prep is 88 percent. The student body makeup is 42 percent male and 58 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 72 percent. Jones College Prep is 1 of 110 high schools in the Chicago Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#91
State Rank
#3
Magnet Rank
#38

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 871
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 72%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 51%
Full-Time Teachers 52

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 91%
Proficient in Math 98%
College Readiness Index 77.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 110
Total Students 122,868
Proficient in Reading (district average) 27%
Proficient in Math (district average) 26%
College Readiness (district average) 21.9

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Nearby Schools

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