Listed in National schools for 2016 in Illinois.

Whitney M. Young Magnet

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4

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4.664

0.662

Whitney M. Young Magnet

211 South Laflin Street

Chicago, IL

773-534-7500

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RANK YEAR E&E% SUBS. LUNCH% INDEX
6 2014 75.70 37.00 4.068
6 2013 3.723
None 2012 0.000
6 2011 57.40 39.00 3.221
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School Information

31 AP Courses
0 IB Courses
0 Cambridge/ACE
30 Varsity Sports
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    Statistics

    Four-year graduation rate

    99%

    Average ACT score

    27.9

    Principal's years of experience

    21

    Average SAT score

    0

    Enrollment

    2193

    Age of school building

    40

    Students in special education

    4.9%

    Students attending 4-year colleges

    98%

    Ethnic Breakdown

    29% Caucasian/white
    27.8% Hispanic/Latino
    24.2% African-American/black
    14.9% Asian/Pacific Islander
    3.7% Multi-ethnic
    0.4% Native American
    0% Other

    School Pep

    Fight Song—Whitney Young Fight Song

    School Colors—Blue and Orange

    Mascot—Dolphin

    Enrollment Policy

    Chicago Public Schools' Selective Enrollment Policy

    Extra Item(s) of Interest

    Blue Ribbon School awarded in 2009, U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools Gold Honor - 2013, Newsweek - Best High Schools - 2013, Chicago Public School of Champions for Athletics, Ranked #2 Most Diverse School in America by Niche.com

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