Dyett High School

555 East 51st St, Chicago, IL 60615 | (773) 535-1825
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 525
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Dyett High School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Dyett High School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 555 E 51st St, Chicago, IL 60615
  • Principal or Admin: Jacquelyn N Lemon
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: 525
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 262 (49.9%)
  • Females: 263 (50.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 448 (85.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 467 (89.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dyett High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black52399.6%
Asian--
Hispanic10.2%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dyett High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade15930.3%
10th Grade16731.8%
11th Grade11421.7%
12th Grade8516.2%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
64.6%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Graduation Rate
School:
49.1%
District:
71.8%
State:
87.8%
Dropout Rate
School:
20.9%
District:
12.8%
State:
3.8%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
14.3%
District:
3.0%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Dyett High School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Williams Medical Preparatory High School
7-11 | 123 Students | 0.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
King College Preparatory High School
9-12 | 893 Students | 0.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Kenwood Academy High School
7-12 | 1,790 Students | 1.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Englewood Achievement Academy High School
9-10 | 98 Students | 1.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Hope College Preparatory High School
9-12 | 842 Students | 1.7 miles away

4 out of 5
Tilden Achievement Academy High School
9-10 | 201 Students | 1.7 miles away

5 out of 5
-
Hyde Park Academy High School
9-12 | 1,834 Students | 1.9 miles away

3.5 out of 5
Team Englewood Community Academy High
9-11 | 363 Students | 1.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Chicago Military Academy High School
9-12 | 506 Students | 2.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Chicago High School for the Arts
9 | 145 Students | 2.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated-

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Dyett High School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Summer Safety Tips to Keep Kids Safe
It won't be long until kids run from the school, shrieking in delight because they're free for the...
Teaching Your Kids About Respect, Values and Violence
These days it seems that every newscast reports at least once incident of violence. As parents, we...
Halloween Safety Tips
Ghosts and witches sit beside mistletoe and tinsel on store shelves. Orange and black deck the...