General Education

Noble Street - Johnson College Prep

Charter

Deadline for Application: Friday, December 22nd, 2017

6350 S Stewart Ave
Chicago, IL  60621

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(312) 348-1888
Web:
www.johnsoncollegeprep.org
Students at Johnson College Prep are encouraged to develop an array of strengths and interests through a comprehensive educational experience and required out of class elective activities.

Johnson College Prep, a member of the Noble Network of Charter Schools, offers scholars a demanding and rigorous educational experience in the heart of Englewood. Through the work of dedicated teachers, innovative use of technology in the classroom, a challenging curriculum which includes numerous Advanced Placement offerings, and a relentless emphasis on discipline and character, Johnson works to ensure that our scholars get into and graduate college. Our school exists to prove that all scholars, regardless of race or income, are capable of academic and professional excellence.
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 Track79%
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 Score19.80
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 Rates78%
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 Rates87%
College Readiness(Not Available)
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 Mobility15%
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 Attendance88%
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 Attendance(Not Available)
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?Strong
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging?Very Strong
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement?Strong
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?Weak
School Fit
Avg Class size22
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 Enrollment800
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 97.3%
Hispanic 2.0%
Other 0.6%
Asian 0.1%
White 0.0%
Black 96.1%
Hispanic 2.3%
Other 0.8%
Asian 0.6%
White 0.1%
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 11
School TypeCharter
ProgramsGeneral Education
Application RequirementsStudents are randomly selected by computerized lottery. The lottery is conducted in the following order: sibling, general.

How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.
Selections(Not Available)
Grades Served9 - 12
Daily Schedule7:45am - 3:45pm
Bilingual ServicesNo
Learn Morehttps://www.illinoisreportcard.com/School.aspx?schoolid=15016299025036C
Extracurriculars
College and CareerACT/SAT Prep CoursesCollege 90%College ToursROTC program
SportsBaseballBaseball, BoysBasketballBasketball, BoysBasketball, GirlsCheerleadingCross CountryCross Country, GirlsExerciseFitness BasicsFootballMajorettesRugbySoccerSoccer, BoysSoccer, GirlsSoftballSoftball, GirlsStep DanceTrack and FieldTrack and Field, BoysTrack and Field, GirlsVolleyballVolleyball, Girls
ArtsANIMEBand/OrchestraChoir/ChoruschorusDramaDrawingFilm and VideoGospel ChoirHip Hop ClubPaintingPhotographyPiano/KeyboardPoetry SlamPoetry WorkshopsSewingStep DanceStep TeamTalent Show
Media(Not Available)
STEM(Not Available)
Health and Wellness(Not Available)
ScholasticAdvanced PlacementArtCookingDanceDebate TeamHomework Club/Study GroupHomework HelpJROTCPhotographyPoetry ClubProject Lead the Way - EngineeringSummer SchoolTechnology ClubYearbook
Life and LeadershipJROTCPeace CirclesStudent Ambassadors
Parents and CommunityPowerschool
OtherPep Club