District 206 Alternative High School

  • District 206 Alternative High School serves 64 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • District 206 Alternative High School's student population of 64 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • District 206 Alternative High School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of District 206 Alternative High School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
80%
17%
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White
6%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in District 206 Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.350.32
This chart display the diversity score of District 206 Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate40-59%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in District 206 Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloom Twp HSD 206 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Heights Bloom High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1654 students
    0.0 miles
    101 W 10th St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)755-1122
    0.0 9-12 1654
  • Chicago Heights Highland School Magnet School
    Grades: PK | 196 students
    0.3 miles
    828 Willow Dr
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)756-0008
    0.3 PK 196
  • Chicago Heights Roosevelt Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 528 students
    0.6 miles
    1345 Sunnyside Ave
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)756-4836
    0.6 K-8 528
  • Chicago Heights Jefferson Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 281 students
    0.7 miles
    176 E 11th St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)756-4162
    0.7 K-8 281
  • Chicago Heights Safe School Program Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 20 students
    0.7 miles
    405 Ashland Ave
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)754-6600
    0.7 6-12 20

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