Milestones Tool

Explore data on students’ attainment of six milestones along the path to and through high school and college.

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Explore Milestones by High School

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Use this lens to view the data organized by high school. Answer questions such as: How has the Freshman OnTrack rate changed over time for students at Tilden? How does the college enrollment rate for students at Senn compare to students at other high schools, or to CPS as a whole?

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Explore Milestones by Community Area

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Use this lens to view the data organized by community area. Answer questions such as: Into what types of high school are students from Gage Park enrolling? How does the college enrollment rate for students from Kenwood compare to students from other community areas, or to CPS as a whole?

Postsecondary Attainment Index Calculator

Enter your school, district, or non-profit’s milestone rates to calculate a Postsecondary Attainment Index.

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The Postsecondary Attainment Index provides an estimate of the proportion of current ninth-graders who will complete a college credential within 10 years, if current rates don't change.

Pathways Tool

Explore College Pathways by enrollment status and degree outcomes.

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Use this tool to investigate the college pathways taken by CPS students after they graduate from high school. Answer questions such as: How many students transfer from a 2-year to a 4-year college? Of all students who earned degrees, how many took a leave of absence at some point?