Forest View Alternative School

2121 South Goebbert Rd

Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4205

Grades: 9-12

74 students

Forest View Alternative School serves 74 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Forest View Alternative School operates within the Township Hsd 214 School District.

Overview

The student population of 74 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 74 students
Forest View Alternative School Total Students (1990-2013)
Gender % 72% Male / 28%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Forest View Alternative School Total Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Forest View Alternative School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1 13:1
Forest View Alternative School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Forest View Alternative School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
37%
24%
Forest View Alternative School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
8%
19%
Forest View Alternative School Black Students (2007-2013)
White
53%
50%
Forest View Alternative School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Forest View Alternative School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Forest View Alternative 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.
0.58 0.30
Forest View Alternative School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
59%
45%
Forest View Alternative School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
1%
6%
Forest View Alternative School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,020 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,530 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,407 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Township Hsd 214 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 12,020 932
Township Hsd 214 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
Township Hsd 214 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $230 MM $10 MM
Township Hsd 214 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $216 MM $10 MM
Township Hsd 214 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,530 $10,546
Township Hsd 214 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,407 $10,416
Township Hsd 214 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Newcomer Center (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newcomer Center (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newcomer Center (0 miles away)
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    Special Education School
    2121 South Goebbert Rd
    Arlington HeightsIL 60005
    (847)718-7937
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    0 mi | Gr. 9-11 | 15 students                      
  • Arlington HeightsNw Suburban Etc Regional Pgms High School
    Vocational School
    2121 South Goebbert Rd
    Arlington HeightsIL 60005
    (847)718-6800
    Vocational School

    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • Arlington HeightsVanguard School
    Special Education School
    2121 South Goebbert Rd
    Arlington HeightsIL 60005
    (847)718-7870
    Special Education School

    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 84 students                      
  • Mount ProspectHolmes Junior High School
    1900 West Lonnquist Blvd
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)593-4390
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 542 students                      
  • Mount ProspectJohn Jay Elementary School
    1835 West Pheasant Trl
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)593-4385
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 386 students                      

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