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8522 S Lafayette Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
About Perspectives High School of Technology...

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Rolling Admissions
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Interview Required
No
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From Perspectives High School of Technology

Perspectives High School of Technology (TECH) integrates the use and understanding of technology throughout our rigorous and relevant college preparatory curriculum, providing students with a competitive advantage in college and beyond.

TECH students take advanced technology courses in a modern computing environment that supports server-based computing as well as web-based applications. Our tools include tablet computing, traditional desktops, and both wired/fixed and wireless/mobile thin clients. TECH scholars have the opportunity to graduate High School with Adobe Software™ certification which would externally cost up to $40,000. TECH offers students to enhance their educational experience by providing AP classes, an accelerated pathway for high-achieving students, and Dual Enrollment in partnership with City Colleges. Students can also participate in over 50 after school programs and athletic teams.

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
5%
Percent Proficient - Math
5%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
Average ACT
AP Enrollment
Living in the Area
  1. Cost of Living
    B-
  2. Good for Families
    C+
  3. Housing
    C-
Median Household Income
$38,094
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$952
National
$949
Median Home Value
$153,001
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
NG
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    Students

    Diversity
    NG
    Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
    Students
    317
    Free or Reduced Lunch
    92%
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    Teachers

    Student-Teacher Ratio
    National
    17:1
    Average Teacher Salary
    Teachers in First/Second Year
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    Clubs & Activities

    Clubs & Activities
    NG
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    Girls Athletic Participation
    Boys Athletic Participation
    Expenses Per Student
    National
    $12,239
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