Instituto Del Progreso Latino


Instituto Justice & Leadership Academies is dedicated to increasing Chicago’s high school graduation and college completion rates by providing high quality learning environments for re-engaged youth ages 17-21 with less than 20% 16 year olds. The school offers a welcoming environment where students are challenged and supported to reach high level competencies in order to earn graduation. Students are also provided career path opportunities that are connected to their passions and talents – including pipelining students to careers in health care, manufacturing, and information technology through Instituto’s award-winning workforce development programs and its long standing partnership with the City Colleges of Chicago.

Demographics for Chicago Schools in Network

  • Black 1%
  • Hispanic 98%
  • White 1%
  • Other 1%
  • Low Income 97%
  • Special Education 18%
  • Limited English 26%