Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles

  • Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles serves 101 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles's student population of 101 students has declined by 51% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
62%
17%
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White
14%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.560.67
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Graduation Rate≤20%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
46%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIDJJ Sch Dist 428 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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