Western Illinois Correctional Center (Closed 2011)

Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 50%.
Western Illinois Correctional Center (Closed 2011) operated within the Idjj 428 School District.

Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades: 12
Total Students n/a
Western Illinois Correctional Center Total Students (1990-2008)
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Western Illinois Correctional Center Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2008)

School Comparison

This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 15:1
Western Illinois Correctional Center Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2008)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Western Illinois Correctional Center Asian (1996-2004)
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Western Illinois Correctional Center Hispanic (1990-2008)
Black
n/a
19%
Western Illinois Correctional Center Black (1990-2008)
White
n/a
50%
Western Illinois Correctional Center White (1990-2008)
All Ethnic Groups Western Illinois Correctional Center Sch Ethnicity Western Illinois Correctional Center Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.00 0.30
Western Illinois Correctional Center Diversity Score (1990-2008)
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.
n/a
23%
Western Illinois Correctional Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2006)
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 26%

District Comparison

School District Name Idjj 428 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 856 949
Idjj   428 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue n/a $10 MM
District Spending n/a $10 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $10,546
District Spending / Student n/a $10,416
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2008 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brown County High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Brown County Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brown County Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mt Sterling Brown County Middle School
    504 East Main St
    Mt Sterling , IL , 62353
    (217)773-9152
    1.5  mi  |  187  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Mount Sterling Brown County High School
    500 East Main St
    Mount Sterling , IL , 62353
    (217)773-3345
    1.5  mi  |  220  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mount Sterling Brown County Elementary School
    501 Nw Cross St
    Mount Sterling , IL , 62353
    (217)773-7500
    2.1  mi  |  325  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Perry Griggsville-perry Middle School
    201 East North St
    Perry , IL , 62362
    (217)236-9161
    12.3  mi  |  138  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Meredosia Meredosia-chambersburg Elementary School
    623 Main St
    Meredosia , IL , 62665
    (217)584-1355
    13.7  mi  |  138  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

Area Statistics

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