Academy Of Scholastic Achievem

4651 W. Madison
Chicago, IL 60644-0606
     Tel: (773)921-1315
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 194 students
The Academy of Scholastic Achievement, Inc., a Youth Connection Charter School Campus (YCCS), is a non-profit, public alternative high school committed to providing a quality education to high school dropouts and students who are disconnected from traditional public schools.
Founded in 1978 and accredited by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE), ASA is a member of the Alternative Schools Network (ASN).
We serve at-risk students, between the ages of 15 and 19, and we provide them with a holistic educational program rooted in academic rigor and personal, social development.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Alternative School Network
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 194 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 24 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Cassandra Covington

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christ The King Jesuit College Preparatory School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Metropolitan Primary Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chicago West Side Christian School (1.4 miles away)
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  • ChicagoMetropolitan Primary Academy
      (Non-sectarian)
    4540 W Washington Blvd
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)379-0790
      (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 20 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • ChicagoDevelopment Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    4920 W Madison St
    ChicagoIL 60644
    (773)261-2223
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.3 mi | 35 students | Gr. K                      
  • ChicagoChicago Jesuit Academy
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    5058 W Jackson Blvd
    ChicagoIL 60644
    (773)638-6103
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 83 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • ChicagoBethel Christian
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    4215 W West End Avenue
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)533-3636
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.6 mi | 84 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • ChicagoChrist The King Jesuit College Preparatory School
      (Roman Catholic)
    5088 W Jackson Blvd
    ChicagoIL 60644
    (773)261-7505
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 345 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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