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grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade C
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A
  7. Administration
    grade B+
  8. Sports
    grade C+
  9. Food
    grade C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A minus

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Intrinsic Schools is a public, charter school located in Chicago, IL. It has 1,009 students in grades 7-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 19% of students are at least proficient in math and 19% in reading.

About

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
19%
Percent Proficient - Math
19%
Average Graduation Rate
5%
Average SAT
1040
182 responses
Average ACT
21
46 responses
AP Enrollment
11%

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Living in the Area

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade D
Median Household Income
$47,621
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$979
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$260,413
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 9 responses
Poll
78%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 9 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 28 responses
  • I love spirit week at school.
    29%
  • Field Trips
    21%
  • Pep rallies
    14%
  • Spirit Week
    14%
  • Hispanic/Black History Month
    11%
  • Homecoming
    11%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,009
Free or Reduced Lunch
84%
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 9 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 9 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 9 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$74,254
Teachers in First/Second Year
39%
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 12 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 12 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 12 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$15,409 / year
National
$12,239
67%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 12 responses
42%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 12 responses
58%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 12 responses

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