Illinois Magnet Public Schools

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Pre-K
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  • There are 105 magnet public schools in Illinois, serving 74,571 students.
  • Learn more about how magnet schools work. Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Illinois Magnet Public Schools

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