Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles

  • Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles serves 63 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles's student population of 63 students has grown by 3050% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Illinois Youth Center - Street Charles is 0.48, 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 Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
21%
26%
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Black
69%
17%
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White
9%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.480.68
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Graduation Rate40-59%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
47%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIdjj School District 428 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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