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Thomas Kelly High School, Chicago, Illinois: Thomas Kelly High School ...



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Thomas Kelly High School, Chicago, Illinois:
Thomas Kelly High School serves grades 9 through 12. During the 2009-2010 school year, there were
3,186 students enrolled at Thomas Kelly High School; 95.7% were low income, 11.4% were Special
Education and 12% were Limited English Learners. That same year, 86.4% of the student population was
Hispanic, and 7.9% was Asian. Enrollment is open to students living within the attendance area. Students
who live outside the attendance area may apply and their acceptance is based on the availability of space.
Kelly is a public high school that offers International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma and Metropolitan
Studies Honors programs. Kelly offers Advance Placement classes and in 2010, over 400 AP tests were
administered. Kelly also offers Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs. In addition, Kelly offers
Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) and well regarded performing arts programs.
Students at Kelly have access to ACT/SAT prep courses, and college and career guidance. In addition,
Kelly offers classes for parents and community for technology, ESL and GED. Students can also
participate in extracurricular activities including clubs and athletic teams. Kelly High School hosts several
After School Matters (ASM) programs. The spring, 2011 ASM programs at Kelly High School include
Chess Club, Debate Apprenticeship, Flamenco Arts Apprenticeship, Lifeguard Apprenticeship, and
Sports37 Apprenticeship.
During the 2009-2010 academic year Kelly High School scored a 52.4% (up from 36.1% in 2007) on the
Chicago Public Schools Performance Policy, which means that the school is in Level 2 of 3 or “Good
As a result of this performance score, in the 2010-2011 school year Kelly is not on probation.
Kelly High School was on probation during the 2008-2009 and the 2009- 2010.