That’s one of several investigations included in a newly released annual report from CPS’ watchdog. Illinois' new online school report card goes beyond test scores to present a complete view of your schools. CHICAGO – Marking another year of strong academic progress despite unprecedented circumstances, Chicago Public Schools (CPS) today released the district’s annual Academic Report Card—a comprehensive overview of the record-setting achievements of students all across the city during the 2019-20 school year.The annual Academic Report Card outlines key statistics and achievements, … Half of the district-run schools, some 252, were tagged commendable. Only 12 Chicago schools merited the highest-level “exemplary” rating on the Illinois Report Card. The CPS Academic Report Card (English pdf) (Spanish pdf) shows that students from across Chicago are making record-breaking progress, and we continue to lead the country in urban education. Staff at a Chicago high school reportedly spent nearly $3,200 in school gift cards on wedding favors, meals and casino purchases. Illinois 2019 school report card released: Find your school’s ratings See which Illinois public schools are “exemplary,” “commendable,” “under performing” and “lowest performing.” The information here will help you to work with your child's school We’re proud of the hard work that our students, families, and teachers have put in to make this record setting progress happen. The school has an extensive after school program available for students: student academic enhancement program, basketball, rugby, soccer, Run Mates (Chicago Run Program), Chicago Blackhawk Foundation's Champions Program, and entrepreneurship program (The Tee Shirt Store).