2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 562 Students
- 34 Teachers
Richards Career Academy High School
5009 SOUTH LAFLIN ST
CHICAGO, IL 60609
Phone: (773) 535-4945
District: Chicago Public Schools
At Richards Career Academy High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Richards Career Academy High School is 30 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Richards Career Academy High School is 1 of 107 high schools in the Chicago Public Schools.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||99%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||90%|
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||6%|
|Proficient in Math||9%|
|College Readiness Index||11.0|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||27%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||23%|
|College Readiness (district average)||20.2|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.