Academy For Learning

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (708)841-1063
  • Academy For Learning serves 158 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Academy For Learning operates within the Exc Children Have Opportunities School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 158 students has grown by 251% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 61% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 158 students
Academy For Learning Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % Academy For Learning Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Academy For Learning Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by Grade Academy For Learning Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.

District Comparison

  • Exc Children Have Opportunities School District's student population of 311 students has decreased by 48% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $149,672 is higher than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 101% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $153,376 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 125% over four years.
School District Name Exc Children Have Opportunities School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 311 753
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
District Total Revenue $47 MM $12 MM
Exc Children Have Opportunities School District District Total Revenue (2008-2014)
District Spending $48 MM $11 MM
Exc Children Have Opportunities School District District Spending (2008-2014)
District Revenue / Student $149,672 $16,005
District Spending / Student $153,376 $14,988
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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5  7/12/2013
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