Policy Briefs

Chicago's Public Schools Top the List of Highest Performing Non-Selective High Schools

Over the years, charter public schools have pushed ACT performance higher at CPS by focusing on academic growth and relentless efforts to improve student outcomes. In 2013, the highest performing non-selective Chicago Public Schools high schools are charter schools with 11 schools making the top 10 rankings. Additionally, charter schools account for 19 of the top 20 schools for student growth scores among Chicago Public Schools open enrollment high schools.

Download the  December 2013 Issue Brief.