Milligan Academy Rssp

432 North Water St

Decatur, IL 62523-1138

Tel: (217)422-6110
Grades 7-11
24 students
Milligan Academy Rssp serves 24 students in grades 7 - 11.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Milligan Academy Rssp operates within the Macon/piatt Roe School District.

School Overview

The student population of 24 students has grown by 71% over five years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by -500% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-11
Total Students 24 students
Milligan Academy Rssp Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Milligan Academy Rssp Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Milligan Academy Rssp Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Milligan Academy Rssp Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 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 6:1 18:1
Milligan Academy Rssp Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Black
29%
17%
Milligan Academy Rssp Black Students (2001-2014)
White
71%
50%
Milligan Academy Rssp White Students (1999-2014)
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.
0.42 0.31
Milligan Academy Rssp Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
62%
47%
Milligan Academy Rssp Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
4%
3%
Milligan Academy Rssp Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

School District Name Macon/piatt Roe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed n/a 938
Macon/piatt Roe School District Students Managed (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 Futures Unlimited High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Phoenix Enrichment Center (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary W French Academy (0.5 miles away)
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