Aspire Alternative High School

  • Aspire Alternative High School serves 32 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Aspire Alternative High School's student population of 32 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students32 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Aspire Alternative High School
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Aspire Alternative High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
32%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Aspire Alternative High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
White
97%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Aspire Alternative High School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Aspire Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aspire Alternative High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.060.68
This chart display the diversity score of Aspire Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Aspire Alternative High School 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 Lunch (11-12)
8%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBnd/Chrstn/Effngh/Fytt/Mntgmr ROE School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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