Howard Area Leadership Academy

Tel: (773)381-0366
  • 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 TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Year Founded1997

Student Body

Total Students126 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
98%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeHoward Area Leadership Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
100%
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

School Notes

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

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