Jane Addams High School
1814 S. Union Avenue
Information:Theresa Comparini, Executive Director/Principal
Contact: Lindsay Marquette, Dean of Students
Jane Addams High School (JAHS) is a public, four-year high school serving grades 9-12. The mission of JAHS is to increase theperformance of every student, increase student self-efficacy andself-sufficiency, and to develop and practice personal responsibility. We work diligently to provide empirically supported practices and assessment driven, targeted instruction.
JAHS believes that personal responsibility is the key to social responsibility. We maintain a high quality school, opening numerous doors for students by significantly expanding their skill sets so they may access greater opportunities to build meaningful, independent lives.
Students applying must take a placement exam, as well as submit proof of identity and residency, transcripts, and release form from prior school. An activity fee must be paid upon acceptance/enrollment to the school.