Academy For Learning

306 East 144th St,

Dolton, IL, 60419-1119

Tel: (708)841-1063
Grades: 9-12

45 students

Academy For Learning serves 45 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Academy For Learning operates within the Exc Children Have Opportunities School District.
Overview
The student population of 45 students has declined by 75% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 45 students
Gender % 76% Male / 24%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade
School Comparison
The student:teacher ratio of : has increased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has increased by 25% over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
2%
23%
Black
95%
19%
White
2%
50%
Unknown
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.10
0.66
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 22% 23%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
48% 26%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 193 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Exc Children Have Opportunities School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
n/a
Number of Students Managed 193
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Thornridge High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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