Directions Program

6s331 Cornwall Rd
Naperville, IL 60540
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Top 10%
Directions Program ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • : Top 10% in IL
  • : <50% (Top 10%)
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Directions Program ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute

School Overview

The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
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Total Students (19-20)
22 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Directions Program ranks within the top 10% 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)
#237 out of 3663 schools
(Top 10%)
<50%
28%
<50%
32%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
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American Indian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(19-20)
n/a
5%
Hispanic
(19-20)
23%
26%
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Black
(19-20)
9%
17%
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White
(19-20)
59%
48%
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Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
9%
4%
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Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
45%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Directions Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Directions Program's ranking?
Directions Program is ranked #237 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Directions Program?
22 students attend Directions Program.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Directions Program students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, and 9% of students are Two or more races.
What school district is Directions Program part of?
Directions Program is part of School Assn For Special Educ School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • : Top 10%
  • : <50% (Top 10%)
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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