Dream Academy

46 S Gifford St
Elgin, IL 60120
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students (15-16)
156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
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American Indian
(15-16)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(15-16)
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
(15-16)
71%
26%
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Black
(15-16)
14%
17%
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White
(15-16)
12%
49%
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Hawaiian
(15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(15-16)
3%
3%
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(16-17)
<50%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch (15-16)
86%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dream Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
55%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dream Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the graduation rate of Dream Academy?
The graduation rate of Dream Academy is 50%, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 87%.
How many students attend Dream Academy?
156 students attend Dream Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Dream Academy students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Black, 12% of students are White, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does Dream Academy offer ?
Dream Academy offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Dream Academy part of?
Dream Academy is part of SD U-46 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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