Taylorville Correctional Center (Closed 2011)

Grades: 12

Minority enrollment was 25% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 50%.
Taylorville Correctional Center operated within the Idjj 428 School District.

Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades: 12
Total Students n/a
Taylorville Correctional Center Total Students (1992-2008)
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Taylorville Correctional Center Total Teachers (1992-2008)

School Comparison

This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 13:1
Taylorville Correctional Center Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2008)
Black
25%
19%
Taylorville Correctional Center Black Students (1992-2008)
White
75%
50%
Taylorville Correctional Center White Students (1992-2008)
All Ethnic Groups Taylorville Correctional Center 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.
0.38 0.30
Taylorville Correctional Center Diversity Score (1992-2008)
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
45%
Taylorville 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 6%

District Comparison

School District Name Idjj 428 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 715 932
Idjj   428 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
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 South Fork Junior Senior High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Fork Junior Senior High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Fork Elementary School (3.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KincaidSouth Fork Elementary School
    550 Prairie St
    KincaidIL 62540
    (217)237-4331
    3.7 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 175 students                      
  • KincaidSouth Fork Junior Senior High School
    612 Dial St
    KincaidIL 62540
    (217)237-4333
    3.8 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 219 students                      
  • EdinburgEdinburg Elementary School
    100 East Martin St
    EdinburgIL 62531
    (217)623-5733
    4.1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 157 students                      
  • EdinburgEdinburg High School
    100 East Martin St
    EdinburgIL 62531
    (217)623-5733
    4.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 87 students                      
  • EdinburgEdinburg Junior High School
    100 East Martin St
    EdinburgIL 62531
    (217)623-5733
    4.1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 47 students                      

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