Howard Area Leadership Academy

7647 N Paulina Ave
Chicago, IL 60626-0606
Tel: (773)381-0366
Grades: 10-12 | 126 students
The mission of Howard Area Leadership Academy is to provide rigorous opportunities for students to gain the skills needed to transition to employment, college or other forms of higher education.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 126 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Howard Area Leadership Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

School Notes

  • Guiding Principles: Higher Learning
  • No Excuses
  • See it Through

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is St Scholastica Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little People Daycare & Kindergarten (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little People Daycare & Kindergarten (0.3 miles away)
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  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-7 | 110 students
    0.3 miles
    7428 N Rogers Ave
    Chicago, IL 60626
  • Chicago
    Pactt Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: UG | 24 students
    0.7 miles
    7101 N Greenview Ave
    Chicago, IL 60626
  • Chicago
    St Scholastica Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 180 students
    0.7 miles
    7416 N Ridge Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60640
  • Chicago
    Eyes On The Future
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 140 students
    0.9 miles
    6969 N Ravenswood Ave
    Chicago, IL 60626
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 170 students
    0.9 miles
    7318 N Oakley Ave
    Chicago, IL 60645

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $7,761 for elementary schools and $11,982 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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