Roosevelt High School

3436 West Wilson Ave, Chicago, IL 60625 | (773) 534-5000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,459
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2.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3436 W Wilson Ave, Chicago, IL 60625
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Alejandra Alvarez
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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: 1,459
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 100.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 779 (53.4%)
  • Females: 679 (46.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 101 (6.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,204 (82.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,305 (89.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Roosevelt High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.3%
Black14910.2%
Asian1329.0%
Hispanic1,07373.5%
White1006.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Roosevelt High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade33523.0%
10th Grade51235.1%
11th Grade29320.1%
12th Grade31921.9%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
81.4%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Graduation Rate
School:
77.0%
District:
71.8%
State:
87.8%
Dropout Rate
School:
15.6%
District:
12.8%
State:
3.8%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
5.2%
District:
3.0%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 2.5

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2 reviews for Roosevelt High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 18, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to Roosevelt High from 1972-76. I still remember the wonderful skilled nurse that was on duty at the time that I flipped up on the stairs and fell on my spine and was screaming! Instead of being an intellegent nurse nand calling an ambulance she had 2 boys carry me to the medical office. Then called my brother to drive me home. Now with arthritis and have spinal stenosis, multielevel nerve damage that disabled me since 1997 that I could not work any longer. But Roosevelt had a nurse that saved their financial butt! I don"t have nothing good to say about it!
  • Reviewed by Student on December 26, 2006
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Despite it's bad reputation Roosevelt High Schoolis a normal everyday school where you have fun,learn, and make friends, I would reccomend to anyone coming here if your thinking about it, it's a school that fits every type of person.

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