Rickover Naval Academy High School

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5900 N Glenwood Ave

Chicago, IL 60660

(773) 534-2890

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 606

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Rickover Naval Academy High School

This school has lots of bullying going on. Lots of students who go here are either transferring or getting kicked out. It isn't the same as when my older son was at Rickover. My youngest son goes here, and doesn't like it one bit. He didn't want go come to that school in the first place, but I knew it ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/12/14

This school gave me so many amazing, fun, and unique opportunities that no other school could have given me or any of their students. If students made the best of the uniform wearing, drilling, and whatever else, they would find that the opportunities available to them are really very fun. You can get ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/15/13

This used to be a great school, but they have completely lost their direction and allowed standards to slide. These days, Senn is the better school with a real commitment to education and safety. Rickover's administration is only concerned with looking good even if that means not punishing kids who pose ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/26/13

Rickover Is one of the best schools in Chicago. It teaches not only Military discipline but also physical education and the regular High School curriculum. The teachers are always there to help you with your work no matter the subject. As I am currently enrolled I do recommend this school to other students ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/17/13

As a graduate of Rickover I can say that this school changed my life. Growing up in Chicago may not be the safest place especially being a teenager. However, going to Rickover gave me the tools I needed to succeed in life and to make the right decisions for my future. It made me a person of integrity ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/18/11

Rickover academy is one of the best schools on the north side the amount of love and respect you receive from staff and students are incredible i would recommend this school to all future highschoolers especially those who are told they cant become or they cant do.

Posted by a student on 11/24/10

Rickover is a great school to send your kids to if they need structure and guidence for the future. As our teenagers mature they should have positive rolemodels influencing them and giving them advice on future endeavors. I fully believe Rickover has these qualites and I will pray that God uses RNA ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/07/09

this is a good school to spend time aftter school and learn extra things with teachers

Posted by a other on 08/21/09

This school as changed my perspective on life, this school has made me want to do something with my life. Rickover Naval Academy has taught me no matter how bad my life is outside of school that I have a family at school that will help me pick myself up and not quit.

Posted by a student on 12/20/08

Rickover naval academy has been nothing short of fabulous. My son wants to go to school. For the first time he is excited about learning. His self esteem and self respect has improved so much. The teachers are very approachable and are honestly there for the kids. The entire staff is excited about ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/10/08

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Test scores for Rickover Naval Academy High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Rickover Naval Academy 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 — Rickover Naval Academy High School is located at 5900 N Glenwood Ave, Chicago IL 60660. 5900 N Glenwood Ave is in the 60660 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Rickover Naval Academy High School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Rickover Naval Academy High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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