CTE - Lottery

Marshall

Career Academy


3250 W Adams St
Chicago, IL  60624

Main:
(773) 534-6455
Web:
www.marshallmetrohighschool.org
Marshall is a Turnaround school that has revitalized its curriculum, culture and climate. It aims to develop its students’ capacity for critical thinking and relationship building.
Academic Performance
School LevelLevel 2
This is the rating the school district gives to a school about how well they are performing. From highest performing to lowest performing, the possible levels are: Level 1+, Level 1, Level 2+, Level 2, and Level 3.
Freshman On Track85%
This is the percentage of the last 9th grade class that, based on their grades and attendance in 9th grade, is on track to graduate. Whether or not a student is on track during their freshman year is the biggest indicator of whether or not they will graduate from high school on time!
Average ACT Score15.00
The ACT is a standardized test for high school achievement and college admissions that students take during their 11th grade year. This piece of information averages together the scores of the last 11th grade class at a school. The CPS average is 18.2.
Graduation Rates92%
This is the percentage of a group of students at a school that graduated within five years. The average in CPS is 69.9%.
College Enrollment Rates48%
College Readiness6%
This is the percentage of students at a school that scored at least a 21 on the ACT, which demonstrates a higher level of readiness to take college level courses.
School Culture
Student Mobility57%
The percentage of students that transfer in or out of the school during the school year. A higher percentage means that there are more students coming and going. Though it doesn’t tell us why students are transferring in and out, we can imagine that it could feel a little unstable if this is a high percentage.
Student Attendance79%
This is the average daily attendance at the school – on average, what percent of all the students enrolled at the school are in attendance. We don’t know why students may not be attending the school, but if this is a low number it is likely that teachers may have to spend more time reviewing material that absent students miss, making it harder to move forward in a class.
Teacher Attendance89%
This is the average daily attendance of teachers at the school – on average, what percent of all the teachers employed at the school are in attendance. As a student, it could be more challenging to make academic progress if you regularly have substitutes or don’t get to build a relationship with the teacher.
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities?Very Strong
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations?Very Strong
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging?Very Strong
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement?Neutral
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence?Strong
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school?Neutral
School Fit
Avg Class size17
This is the average number of students that is in each classroom. Use your current class as a reference point. Are you comfortable learning and contributing in a class this big? Would you prefer a class that has fewer students or more students?
Total Enrollment338
This tells us the total number of students that attend the school. Use your school as a reference point. Would you like a school that has fewer, more, or about the same number of students in your school?
Demographics
Black 97.9%
Hispanic 1.8%
Other 0.3%
Black 98.2%
Hispanic 1.3%
Other 0.5%
This tells us about the racial and ethnic backgrounds of the students that attend the school. Is it important to you that there is diversity in your high school? Are you more comfortable being around other students that have a similar racial/ethnic background as you?
General Information
NetworkNetwork 5
School TypeCareer Academy
ProgramsCTE - Lottery General Education
Application RequirementsStudents are randomly selected by computerized lottery. Preference is given to students with percentiles of 24 and above on the NWEA MAP in reading and math. A total of 30% of the seats will be made available to attendance area applicants.

Students with IEPs and EL students: Preference is given to students with combined NWEA MAP scores that equal 48 or above.

Note: Repeating 8th graders and students pushed into 8th grade from 6th grade due to age requirements qualify for selection but will be placed in a lower preference group.

Programs
Agricultural Science
Culinary Arts
SelectionsOnline:
go.cps.edu

or

Paper:
CTE - College and Career Academies application Download at cps.edu (click “Apply”)
Grades Served9 - 12
Daily Schedule8:00 am - 3:08 pm
Bilingual ServicesNo
Learn Morehttp://illinoisreportcard.com/School.aspx?schoolId=150162990250029
Extracurriculars
College and CareerACT PrepACT/SAT Prep CoursesAgri-Stars ClubCollege 50%College ExplorationCollege ToursDual Enrollment
Sports16 Inch SoftballBaseballBaseball, BoysBaseball, GirlsBasketballBasketball, BoysBasketball, GirlsBowlingBowling, BoysCheerleadingCross CountryCross Country, BoysCross Country, GirlsDanceFootballGirls on TrackPom-Pon / SpiritSoftballSoftball, BoysSoftball, GirlsTrack and FieldTrack and Field, BoysTrack and Field, GirlsVolleyballVolleyball, BoysVolleyball, GirlsWater PoloWrestling
ArtsArt ClubBandBand/OrchestraChoirHip-Hop Dance / Modern DanceMixed MediaModern/Hip-Hop DanceMosaicsMurals
Media(Not Available)
STEMScience Club
Health and WellnessBicycle ClubCrisis Intervention ServicesNutrition Program
ScholasticAgricultural EducationAgricultural ScienceAgricultural SciencesAP Human GeographyCareer AcademiesCareer and Technical Education ProgramsCTE - Career and Technical EducationCulinaryCulinary and HospitalityDebate TeamEarly Childhood EducationFreshmen On-PaceJROTC AcademyPoetry ClubScience ClubSociologySpanish 1-2Spanish ISpecial Education (SPED)Summer SchoolSupplemental Educational Services (SES) TutoringTitle 1 ProgramsTutoring
Life and LeadershipB.A.M.-Male MentoringDanceGay-Straight AllianceHonor SocietyJROTCMikva ChallengePeace CirclesRestorative JusticeSenior LeadersW.O.W.-Female Mentoring
Parents and CommunityCommunity ServiceConflict ResolutionLeadership Development For ParentsMeeting Space For Parent GroupsNutrition WorkshopsPeace CirclesRestorative JusticeSafe Passage
OtherChess ClubChess Team