Il School For The Visually Impaired

Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Il School For The Visually Impaired serves 53 students in grades 12.
Il School For The Visually Impaired placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Il School For The Visually Impaired ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Il School For The Visually Impaired's student population of 53 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 12
Total Students53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Rankings

Il School For The Visually Impaired is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Il School For The Visually Impaired is 0.30, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#2681 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
83%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
21%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDept Of Human Services School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Il School For The Visually Impaired is Crossroad Learning Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Crossroad Learning Center
    Grades: K-10 | 4 students
    0.7 miles
    30 Central Pk Plza
    Jacksonville, IL 62650
    (217) 243-0065
    0.7 K-10 4
  • Jacksonville Clay Court
    Grades: PK | 1 student
    0.9 miles
    310 N Clay Ct
    Jacksonville, IL 62650
    (217) 243-7402
    0.9 PK 1
  • Jacksonville Lincoln Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 288 students
    0.9 miles
    320 W Independence
    Jacksonville, IL 62650
    (217) 245-8720
    0.9 K-6 288
  • Jacksonville Walnut Court Early Years Program
    Grades: PK | 184 students
    0.9 miles
    110 Walnut Ct
    Jacksonville, IL 62650
    (217) 243-2876
    0.9 PK 184
  • Jacksonville Washington Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 301 students
    1.0 miles
    524 S Kosciusko St
    Jacksonville, IL 62650
    (217) 243-6711
    1 K-6 301

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