Aspire Alternative High School

900 W Edgar Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
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Bottom 50%
Aspire Alternative High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : ≤20% (Top 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students (19-20)
30 students
This chart display total students of Aspire Alternative High School by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Aspire Alternative High School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

School Rankings

Aspire Alternative High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
#2051 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
≤20%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aspire Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≤20%
32%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Aspire Alternative High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
American Indian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(19-20)
n/a
5%
Hispanic
(19-20)
n/a
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
(19-20)
n/a
17%
White
(19-20)
100%
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 2019-20 school year data.
Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
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.
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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 (19-20)
47%
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 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
8%
27%
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aspire Alternative High School's ranking?
Aspire Alternative High School is ranked #2051 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Aspire Alternative High School?
30 students attend Aspire Alternative High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
100% of Aspire Alternative High School students are White.
What grades does Aspire Alternative High School offer ?
Aspire Alternative High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Aspire Alternative High School part of?
Aspire Alternative High School is part of Bond/Christian/Effingham/Fayette/Montgomery ROE School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Top 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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