Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center

  • Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center serves 144 students inquire with school.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center's student population of 144 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades Offeredn/a
Total Students144 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
19%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
65%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.530.68
This chart display the diversity score of Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Black Hawk Area Special Ed Center 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlack Hawk Area SP ED School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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