Indian Plains Alternative School

Tel: (630)375-3375
  • Indian Plains Alternative School serves 71 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Indian Plains Alternative School operates within the Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District.
  • Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 71 students has grown by 44% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 71 students
Indian Plains Alternative School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Indian Plains Alternative School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Indian Plains Alternative School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade Indian Plains Alternative School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1 16:1
Indian Plains Alternative School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Asian
2%
5%
Indian Plains Alternative School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
24%
25%
Indian Plains Alternative School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
43%
17%
Indian Plains Alternative School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
26%
49%
Indian Plains Alternative School White Students (2007-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Indian Plains Alternative School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Indian Plains Alternative School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.31
Indian Plains Alternative School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
57%
52%
Indian Plains Alternative School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
2%
Indian Plains Alternative School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District's student population of 28,163 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 99% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,529 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,021 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
3
Number of Students Managed 28,163 753
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 99% 88%
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $388 MM $12 MM
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $374 MM $11 MM
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,529 $16,005
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,021 $14,988
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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