Futures Unlimited High School

250 East William St

Decatur, IL 62523-1139

Tel: (217)429-1054
Grades 9-12
76 students
Futures Unlimited High School serves 76 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Futures Unlimited High School operates within the Macon/piatt Roe School District.

School Overview

The student population of 76 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 76 students
Futures Unlimited High School Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Futures Unlimited High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Futures Unlimited High School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Futures Unlimited High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 18:1
Futures Unlimited High School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Futures Unlimited High School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
58%
17%
Futures Unlimited High School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
36%
50%
Futures Unlimited High School White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Futures Unlimited High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Futures Unlimited High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.31
Futures Unlimited High School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
47%
Futures Unlimited High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
3%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 100 students has decreased by 57% over five years.
School District Name Macon/piatt Roe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 100 938
Macon/piatt Roe School District Students Managed (1999-2008)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Macon/piatt Roe School District Graduation Rate (1999-2008)
District Total Revenue n/a $11 MM
District Spending n/a $11 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $11,118
District Spending / Student n/a $11,218
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Milligan Academy Rssp (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Milligan Academy Rssp (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Milligan Academy Rssp (0.1 miles away)
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  • DecaturMilligan Academy Rssp
    Alternative School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 7-11 | 24 students432 North Water St
    DecaturIL 62523
    (217)422-6110
    0.17-1124
  • DecaturMary W French Academy
    Magnet School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 297 students520 West Wood St
    DecaturIL 62522
    (217)424-3273
    0.5KG-6297
  • DecaturJohns Hill Magnet School
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 481 students1025 East Johns Ave
    DecaturIL 62521
    (217)424-3197
    0.7KG-8481
  • DecaturHope Academy
    Magnet School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 537 students955 North Illinois St
    DecaturIL 62521
    (217)424-3335
    0.8PK-8537
  • DecaturDurfee Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 333 students1000 West Grand Ave
    DecaturIL 62522
    (217)424-3254
    1.2KG-6333

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