Illinois Youth Center-joliet High School (Closed 2014)

Illinois Youth Center-joliet High School served 149 students in grades 7-12.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
149 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
81%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Illinois Youth Center-joliet High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
2%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois Youth Center-joliet High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
44%
27%
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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