Excel Alternative Program

  • Excel Alternative Program serves 54 students inquire with school.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Excel Alternative Program's student population of 54 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades Offeredn/a
Total Students54 students
This chart display total students of Excel Alternative Program by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Excel Alternative Program's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Excel Alternative Program is 0.38, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Excel Alternative Program and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Excel Alternative Program and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
10%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Excel Alternative Program and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
78%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Excel Alternative Program and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Excel Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Excel Alternative Program. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.380.68
This chart display the diversity score of Excel Alternative Program and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Excel Alternative Program 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 Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Excel Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry-Stark County Spec ED School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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