Able Program

  • Able Program serves 64 students in grades 12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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Able Program places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Able Program's student population of 64 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 12
Total Students64 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Able Program
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Able Program and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Able Program and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Able Program and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
72%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Able Program and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
11%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Able Program and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Able Program. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.450.68
This chart display the diversity score of Able Program and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Able Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Able Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameExc Children Have Opportunities School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Blue Island Lincoln Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 419 students
    0.6 miles
    2140 Broadway St
    Blue Island, IL 60406
    (708)385-5370
    0.6 K-3 419
  • Posen Gordon School
    Grades: K-3 | 349 students
    0.8 miles
    14100 S Harrison Ave
    Posen, IL 60469
    (708)388-7202
    0.8 K-3 349
  • Harvey Lincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-K | 173 students
    0.9 miles
    14100 Honore Ave
    Harvey, IL 60426
    (708)597-4160
    0.9 PK-K 173
  • Blue Island Horace Mann School
    Grades: PK | 289 students
    1.0 miles
    2975 W Broadway St
    Blue Island, IL 60406
    (708)385-2450
    1.0 PK 289
  • Blue Island Whittier Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 203 students
    1.1 miles
    13043 Maple Ave
    Blue Island, IL 60406
    (708)385-6170
    1.1 4-5 203

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