Illinois Alternative Public Schools

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  • There are 138 alternative public schools in Illinois, serving 6,216 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Illinois Alternative Public Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Mount VernonSafe School ProgramAlternative School
    Charter School
    2300 Benton Rd
    Mount VernonIL 62864
    (618)316-7071

    Grades: 6-12 | 13 students
  • Mount VernonMt Vernon Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    2300 Benton Rd
    Mount VernonIL 62864
    (618)316-7071

    Grades: 6-12 | 32 students
  • Du QuoinJackson/perry Ms Taoep Middle SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    120 E Spring St
    Du QuoinIL 62832
    (618)687-7290

    Grades: 6-8 | 11 students
  • Du QuoinProject Soar High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    120 E Spring St
    Du QuoinIL 62832
    (618)687-7290

    Grades: 9-12 | 10 students
  • AuroraSuccess AcademyAlternative School
    Charter School
    1720 N Randall Rd
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)301-5050

    Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
  • OttawaLmp Roe TaoepAlternative School
    Charter School
    119 W Madison
    OttawaIL 61350
    (815)434-0780

    Grades: 6-12 | 5 students
  • MorrisonMorrison Alternative Learning ProgramAlternative School
    Charter School
    300 Academic Dr
    MorrisonIL 61270
    (815)772-7264

    Grades: 3-12 | 3 students
  • Forest ParkProviso Thsd 209 Dream SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    8601 Roosevelt Rd
    Forest ParkIL 60130
    (708)338-5938

    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
  • HillsideTapestry Alop High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    4413 Roosevelt Rd
    HillsideIL 60162
    (708)449-4284

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • AuroraStem Partnership SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    405 S Gladstone Ave
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)844-5626

    Grades: 3-8 | 198 students
  • QuincyAcademic Behavior&community AcademyAlternative School
    Charter School
    1416 Maine St
    QuincyIL 62301
    (217)222-0281

    Grades: 7-12 | 19 students
  • MacombAcademy For Secondary EducationAlternative School
    Charter School
    341 S Johnson St
    MacombIL 61455
    (309)575-3226

    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
  • QuincyAdams County Rssp High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    1416 Maine St
    QuincyIL 62301
    (217)223-1065

    Grades: 7-12 | 41 students
  • Oak ParkAlop Academic Learning ProgramAlternative School
    Charter School
    201 Scoville Ave
    Oak ParkIL 60302
    (708)383-0700

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • JacksonvilleArcAlternative School
    Charter School
    747 W Lafayette Ave
    JacksonvilleIL 62650
    (217)243-8438

    Grades: 6-12 | 17 students
  • EffinghamAspire Alternative High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    900 W Edgar Ave
    EffinghamIL 62401
    (217)342-2865

    Grades: 9-12 | 37 students
  • Willow HillAssist Rssp 12Alternative School
    Charter School
    Po Box 77
    Willow HillIL 62480
    (618)455-3605

    Grades: 6-12 | 11 students
  • Willow HillAssist Taoep 12Alternative School
    Charter School
    Po Box 77
    Willow HillIL 62480
    (618)455-3605

    Grades: 6-12 | 47 students
  • AtkinsonReg'l Safe School Program Roe #28Alternative School
    Charter School
    107 S State St
    AtkinsonIL 61235
    (309)936-7890

    Grades: 6-12 | 3 students
  • Red BudCcsi Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    6137 Beck Rd
    Red BudIL 62278
    (618)473-2222

    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
  • TroyCenter For Education OppAlternative School
    Charter School
    201 Staunton Rd
    TroyIL 62294
    (618)667-0633

    Grades: 6-12 | 52 students
  • CentraliaCentralia Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    1000 E 3rd St
    CentraliaIL 62801
    (618)532-8465

    Grades: 7-12 | 42 students
  • NokomisChrismont Safe SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    316 E South St
    NokomisIL 62075
    (217)563-7600

    Grades: 6-12 | 35 students
  • SalemClnton/mrn/wshngtn Pre-kind Prog Elementary SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    200 E Schwartz St
    SalemIL 62881
    (618)548-3885

    Grades: PK | n/a students
  • MolineCoolidge Rssp Middle SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    3428 Ave Of Cities
    MolineIL 61265
    (309)743-8587

    Grades: 7-8 | 5 students
  • MurphysboroCope Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    1725b Shomaker Dr
    MurphysboroIL 62966
    (618)684-2913

    Grades: 6-12 | 14 students
  • WheatonDupage AlopAlternative School
    Charter School
    421 N County Farm Rd
    WheatonIL 60187
    (630)407-5772

    Grades: 6-12 | 11 students
  • AuroraEast Aurora High School RsspAlternative School
    Charter School
    1685 N Farnsworth Av
    AuroraIL 60505
    (630)232-5963

    Grades: 7-12 | 31 students
  • BentonEcho Juvenile Detention CenterAlternative School
    Charter School
    409 E Washington St
    BentonIL 62812
    (618)983-6628

    Grades: 4-12 | 15 students
  • UnionEvergreen AcademyAlternative School
    Charter School
    6506 National St
    UnionIL 60180
    (815)923-2789

    Grades: 6-12 | 10 students
  • UllinFive County Regional AlternativeAlternative School
    Charter School
    17 Rustic Campus Dr
    UllinIL 62992
    (618)734-4211

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • PlanoFlex Program High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    704 W Abe St
    PlanoIL 60545
    (630)552-3178

    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
  • VandaliaFocus Safe School ProgramAlternative School
    Charter School
    1500 W Jefferson St
    VandaliaIL 62471
    (618)283-9311

    Grades: 6-9 | 16 students
  • FreeportFreeport Alternative High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    1330 S Locust Ave
    FreeportIL 61032
    (815)233-0796

    Grades: 6-12 | 49 students
  • CantonFulton Regional Safe SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    749 E Locust St
    CantonIL 61520
    (309)575-3226

    Grades: 6-12 | 5 students
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