By Linda A. Thornton
This savvy advisor demystifies the complex highschool admissions strategy and compiles all the info into one resource in order that households could make a well-informed determination while picking out their kid's college. directory greater than a hundred and forty colleges through category—Catholic, self sustaining, and Public—and offering normal information regarding each, this source is helping mom and dad slim their seek by means of outlining each one school's curriculum and philosophy, expenditures, classification sizes, percent of college-bound graduates, and public transportation techniques. The accompanying timeline starts off with the 6th grade and descriptions vital themes of debate to organize mom and dad and potential scholars alongside the way in which.
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Extra resources for The Chicago High Schools Report Card: A Guide to Finding the Right School for Your Child
Flexible curriculum to meet the needs of different academic levels. Awarded the 2002 National Service Learning Leader School Award, a service learning grant from the Chicago Community Trust. org Principal: Sr. Rose Wiorek, RSM Admissions Contact: Ms. Colleen White Gender: Girls Total Enrollment: 1,650 Student to Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Number of Freshmen: 410 Percentage of College Bound Grads: 99% Average Class Size: 26 Tuition: $$ Other Expenditures: Yes Academic Specialty: College prep Honors/Advanced Placement Classes: Yes International Baccalaureate Program: No Resources, Special Learning Needs: Yes Profile: E st.
The school seemed too far away, and I wasn’t sure of its academic credentials. Meanwhile, my son was in a panic. While all his friends were applying to the same schools, he was convinced he’d be attending this one all alone—without a girl in sight. My husband had spent previous years recruiting for his alma mater, and now put all of his energy into recruiting students from our son’s grammar school. He even planned an informational session based around a basketball scrimmage in the high school’s 14 The Chicago High Schools Report Card gym to entice the boys to visit.
Recognized as a Blue Ribbon School. com Principal: Ms. Joni Thompson Admissions Contact: Ms. Isabel Del Real Gender: Girls Total Enrollment: 185 Student to Faculty Ratio: 25:1 Number of Freshmen: 65 Percentage of College Bound Grads: 90% Average Class Size: 25 Tuition: $ Other Expenditures: Yes Academic Specialty: College prep Honors/Advanced Placement Classes: Yes International Baccalaureate Program: No Resources, Special Learning Needs: Yes Profile: Est. 1928. Pilsen/Little Village.
The Chicago High Schools Report Card: A Guide to Finding the Right School for Your Child by Linda A. Thornton