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ABOUT Chicago, Illinois SCHOOLS
Chicago schools boast a total student population of 472,349 attending 649 schools in 21 public school districts and 422 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Chicago public schools spend an average of $7,328 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Chicago public schools average a student teacher ratio of 16:1. Chicago private schools average 4:1. Also, high schools in Chicago average a student body population of 1,058, while Chicago middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 661 and 640 respectively.
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SUCCESSFUL CREDIT RECOVERY
Chicago Public schools are offering a new credit recovery summer school program that gives the high school students a chance to retake their course that they failed without having to retake the whole year again. The education system is realizing that students shouldn’t have to waste their time and retake a course that they may have already known seventy percent of the material.