Futures Unlimited

Futures Unlimited serves 93 students in grades 11-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Futures Unlimited places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Futures Unlimited's student population of 93 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students93 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Futures Unlimited
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Futures Unlimited by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Futures Unlimited is 0.52, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤10%
32%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Futures Unlimited and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
35%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Futures Unlimited and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
60%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Futures Unlimited and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Futures Unlimited. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.520.68
This chart display the diversity score of Futures Unlimited and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Futures Unlimited 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 Lunch (11-12)
9%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMacon/Piatt ROE School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Futures Unlimited is Milligan Academy Rssp (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Johns Hill Magnet School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary W French Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur Milligan Academy Rssp Alternative School
    Grades: 10 | 36 students
    0.1 miles
    300 E Eldorado St
    Decatur, IL 62523
    (217) 424-3062
    0.1 10 36
  • Decatur Mary W French Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 293 students
    0.5 miles
    520 W Wood St
    Decatur, IL 62522
    (217) 362-3381
    0.5 K-6 293
  • Decatur Johns Hill Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 475 students
    0.7 miles
    1025 E Johns Ave
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217) 362-3351
    0.7 K-8 475
  • Decatur Hope Academy Math: ≤1% | Reading: 4%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 519 students
    0.8 miles
    955 N Illinois St
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217) 362-3281
    0.8 K-8 519
  • Decatur Durfee Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 369 students
    1.2 miles
    1077 W Grand Ave
    Decatur, IL 62522
    (217) 362-3500
    1.2 K-6 369

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