Alternative Middle School (Closed 2009)

  • Alternative Middle School served 87 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students87 students
This chart display total students of Alternative Middle School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Alternative Middle School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Alternative Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alternative Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
100%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.000.68
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast St Louis 189 School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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