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 Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 10 - 12
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 126 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 98%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Howard Area Leadership Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 100%
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Scholastica Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little People Daycare & Kindergarten (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pactt Learning Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • Chicago Little People Daycare & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    7428 N Rogers Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60626
    (773)761-2305
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.2  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Chicago
    St. Scholastica Academy
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    7416 North Ridge Boulevard
    Chicago , IL , 60645
    (773)764-5715
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  248  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chicago
    Pactt Learning Center
    Special Education School
    7101 N Greenview Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60626
    (773)338-9102
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Chicago
    North Shore School
    1217 W Chase Avenue
    Chicago , IL , 60626
    (773)274-5143
    0.7  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago
    Eyes On The Future
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    6969 N Ravenswood Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60626
    (773)973-0771
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |  140  students  |  Gr.  K

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