Grand Chain Alternative Center
Grand Chain Alternative Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 1%)
- Grand Chain Alternative Center's student population of 7 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 600% over five school years.
|School Type||Special education school|
|Total Students||7 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||7 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Grand Chain Alternative Center's student:teacher ratio of 1:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (IL)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||1:1||15:1|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Jamp Spec Educ Services School District|
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