Gage Park High School

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5630 S Rockwell St

Chicago, IL 60629

(773) 535-9230

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 475

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Gage Park High School

Well I Live Right Next To This School And I Hear Alot Of Fights When They Come Out Of School. I Kinda Hate Living In The Block Of This School Because I Hear To Much Screaming And The Police Has To Be By My Block Every Time The High Schoolers Come Out So They Can Avoid Fights Between The Students.

Posted by a other on 07/29/14

The administration at Gage Park can be summed up in one word, iffy. Sometimes they care, sometimes they don't. I have seen them do some great things for students, and I have seen them fail them miserably. The students at Gage Park have great hearts. Some of them are a lil deranged, but it is up to the ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/19/11

I recently became a teacher at Gage Park High School. I was highly surprised by the environment. Yes, we sometimes have fights. However, I see less fighting and gang activity than I did at my other school. My other school was an elementary school believe it or not. I love the students here!!!! I would ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 03/29/11

Gage Park High School has been a good experience in the time that i have attended it all of my teachers have pushed me to do better! I'm in a program called AVID its very inspiring it helps me be more organized and be more prepared for test and get better habits as a student!.. I am also in the rivers ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/17/09

The worst school in the Chicago public school district. The administratrion in 2008 is awful. The principal eliminated almost all after school programs which kept kids off the streets. She makes it very difficult to keep the few sports program left. There is absolutly no help from the teachers and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/02/08

This school has improved dramatically over the past couple of years. I have to say that Mr. Wilfredo Ortiz did a tremendous job on remodeling the environment of the school.

Posted by a teacher on 08/17/05

Gage park used to be one of the lowest performing schools in the state. But were slowly getting better. Under the guidance of our principal we have really improved academically. Also weve developed school spirit that we never had before.

Posted by a student on 05/20/05

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Test scores for Gage Park High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Gage Park High School
City Of Chicago Sd 299
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math and science. The PSAE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Chicago schools — Gage Park High School is located at 5630 S Rockwell St, Chicago IL 60629. 5630 S Rockwell St is in the 60629 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Gage Park High School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Gage Park High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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