Kipp Ascend Charter Elementary School

715 South Kildare Ave, Chicago, IL 60624 | (773) 533-1770
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Student Enrollment: 319
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 715 S Kildare Ave, Chicago, IL 60624
  • Principal or Admin: Jim O'connor
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,392
  • Graduation Rate: 63.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 16.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 406,068

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 319
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 164 (51.4%)
  • Females: 155 (48.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Kipp Ascend Charter Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black31498.4%
Asian--
Hispanic41.3%
White10.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Kipp Ascend Charter Elementary School
  Number Percent
5th Grade8426.3%
6th Grade9028.2%
7th Grade7222.6%
8th Grade7322.9%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.5%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Emergency or Provisional Credentials
School:
15.8%
District:
1.2%
State:
0.5%
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
14.8%
District:
3.0%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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