The Chicago Academy For The Arts

1010 W Chicago Ave,
Chicago, IL, 60642-0606
     Tel: (312)421-0202
Grades: 9 - 12 | 143 students
The Chicago Academy for the Arts' mission is to prepare young artists for life through rigorous academic education and professional arts training.
The Chicago Academy for the Arts provides a unique and wonderful environment to train and educate our gifted youth.
The Chicago Academy for the Arts is a place where learning is palpable.
The Chicago Academy for the Arts takes pride in offering an academic program that produces students who are analytical, self-motivated, and independent-minded learners.
Course offerings extend beyond their required areas of study to a variety of electives and advance placement classes designed to ensure success in any one of the institutions of higher learning that our graduates go on to each year.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 143 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 38%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Chicago Academy For The Arts Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Early College High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Stanislaus Kostka School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Stanislaus Kostka School (0.8 miles away)
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  • ChicagoSt Stanislaus Kostka School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1255 N Noble St
    ChicagoIL60642
    (773)278-4560
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    0.8 mi | 173 students | Gr. PK-8                      
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    (773)506-2097
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  • ChicagoHoly Trinity High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1443 W Division Street
    ChicagoIL60642
    (773)278-4212
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    0.8 mi | 325 students | Gr. 9-12                      
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