Grand Chain Alternative Center

Grand Chain Alternative Center serves 7 students inquire with school.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Grand Chain Alternative Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Grand Chain Alternative Center's student population of 7 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades Offeredn/a
Total Students7 students
This chart display total students of Grand Chain Alternative Center by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Grand Chain Alternative Center
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Grand Chain Alternative Center by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Grand Chain Alternative Center is 0.24, 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 Ratio1:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Grand Chain Alternative Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
Black
86%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Grand Chain Alternative Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
14%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Grand Chain Alternative Center 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
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grand Chain Alternative Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.240.68
This chart display the diversity score of Grand Chain Alternative Center and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Grand Chain Alternative Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
36%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJamp Spec Educ Services School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Grand Chain Alternative Center is Century Jr/sr High School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Century Elementary School (4.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ullin Century Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 139 students
    4.7 miles
    4721 Shawnee College
    Ullin, IL 62992
    (618) 845-3572
    4.7 K-5 139
  • Ullin Century Jr/sr High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 226 students
    4.7 miles
    4721 Shawnee Clge Rd
    Ullin, IL 62992
    (618) 845-3518
    4.7 6-12 226
  • Cypress Cypress Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 117 students
    8.4 miles
    4580 Mount Pisgah Rd
    Cypress, IL 62923
    (618) 657-2525
    8.4 PK-8 117
  • Metropolis Maple Grove Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 156 students
    9.1 miles
    1698 Grand Chain Rd
    Metropolis, IL 62960
    (618) 543-7434
    9.1 PK-6 156
  • Metropolis Starquest Academy Rssp South Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 3 students
    9.1 miles
    1102 W 10th St
    Metropolis, IL 62960
    (618) 342-6778
    9.1 8-12 3

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