District 7 Alternative School

  • District 7 Alternative School serves 69 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • District 7 Alternative School's student population of 69 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students69 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • District 7 Alternative School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of District 7 Alternative School is 0.48, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
32%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
19%
17%
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White
69%
49%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score0.480.68
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Graduation Rate40-59%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdwardsville CUSD 7 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
  • Edwardsville Edwardsville High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2363 students
    0.2 miles
    6161 Center Grove Rd
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)656-7100
    0.2 9-12 2363
  • Edwardsville Woodland Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 3-5 | 465 students
    1.3 miles
    59 S State Route 157
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)692-8791
    1.3 3-5 465
  • Edwardsville Leclaire Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 346 students
    1.7 miles
    801 Franklin Ave
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)656-3825
    1.7 PK-2 346
  • Edwardsville Lincoln Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 788 students
    1.7 miles
    145 West St
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)656-0485
    1.7 6-8 788
  • Edwardsville N O Nelson Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 330 students
    1.9 miles
    1225 W High St
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)656-8480
    1.9 PK-2 330

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