Alternative Optional Center (Closed 2008)

  • Alternative Optional Center served 118 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students118 students
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Alternative Optional Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
Asian
2%
5%
Hispanic
55%
26%
Black
27%
17%
White
16%
49%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Optional Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.600.68
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukegan CUSD 60 School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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