Cope Alternative School serves 7 students in grades 10.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Cope Alternative School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Cope Alternative School's student population of 7 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 10
Total Students
7 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Cope Alternative School is 0.50, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cope Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
57%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cope Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
43%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cope Alternative 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 Cope Alternative School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cope Alternative School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.50
This chart display the diversity score of Cope Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cope Alternative 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)
27%
27%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 10
  • Students: 7 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50% in IL)

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