Hirsch Metropolitan High School

7740 South Ingleside Ave, Chicago, IL 60619 | (773) 535-3100
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 667
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2 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 7740 S Ingleside Ave, Chicago, IL 60619
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Joyce Cooper
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet 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: 667
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 326 (48.9%)
  • Females: 341 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (4.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 635 (95.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 663 (99.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hirsch Metropolitan High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black65998.8%
Asian--
Hispanic40.6%
White40.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hirsch Metropolitan High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade12418.6%
10th Grade28642.9%
11th Grade13019.5%
12th Grade12719.0%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
77.5%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Graduation Rate
School:
41.0%
District:
71.8%
State:
87.8%
Dropout Rate
School:
25.4%
District:
12.8%
State:
3.8%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.3%
District:
3.0%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Hirsch Metropolitan High School

  • Reviewed by Student on March 16, 2007
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the school is trying to change seeing that the principal says that were on the 'to close' list its just sad the things that go on in there. the teachers arent motivated and it just makes you not want to go to school.

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