Uplift Community High School

900 West Wilson Ave, Chicago, IL 60640 | (773) 534-2875
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 534
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 900 W Wilson Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
  • Principal or Admin: Stephanie Y Moore
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: 534
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 257 (48.1%)
  • Females: 277 (51.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (6.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 495 (92.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 531 (99.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Uplift Community High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black43481.3%
Asian193.6%
Hispanic6311.8%
White173.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Uplift Community High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade193.6%
7th Grade213.9%
8th Grade407.5%
9th Grade11621.7%
10th Grade13825.8%
11th Grade10619.9%
12th Grade9417.6%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
90.0%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Graduation Rate
School:
46.0%
District:
71.8%
State:
87.8%
Dropout Rate
School:
7.1%
District:
12.8%
State:
3.8%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Emergency or Provisional Credentials
School:
2.3%
District:
1.2%
State:
0.5%
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
7.3%
District:
3.0%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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