The Chicago Academy For The Arts

1010 W Chicago Ave,
Chicago, IL, 60642-0606
Tel: (312)421-0202
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 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 138 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade The Chicago Academy For The Arts Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Prologue Alternative High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Stanislaus Kostka School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Near North Montessori School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Chicago Prologue Alternative High School
    1135 N Cleaver St
    Chicago , IL , 60642
    (773)935-9925
    0.7  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chicago
    St. Stanislaus Kostka School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1255 N Noble St
    Chicago , IL , 60642
    (773)278-4560
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  176  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Chicago
    British School of Chicago
    Special Program Emphasis
    814 W. Eastman Street
    Chicago , IL , 60642
    (773)506-2097
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.8  mi  |  862  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Chicago
    Near North Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1434 W Division Street
    Chicago , IL , 60642
    (773)384-1434
    Montessori School
    0.8  mi  |  571  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago
    Holy Trinity High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1443 W Division Street
    Chicago , IL , 60642
    (773)278-4212
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  325  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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