John Powers Center

John Powers Center serves 53 students inquire with school.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

John Powers Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

John Powers Center's student population of 53 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades Offeredn/a
Total Students53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of John Powers Center is 0.59, 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 Ratio5:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
49%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
41%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
10%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpec Educ District Lake County/Sedol School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John Powers Center is Vernon Hills High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hawthorn Middle School North (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hawthorn Elementary School North (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vernon Hills Hawthorn Elementary School North Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 540 students
    0.0 miles
    301 W Hawthorn Pkwy
    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    (847) 990-4500
    0 K-5 540
  • Vernon Hills Hawthorn Middle School North Math: 56% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 654 students
    0.0 miles
    201 W Hawthorn Pkwy
    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    (847) 990-4400
    0 6-8 654
  • Vernon Hills Hawthorn School Of Dual Language Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 413 students
    0.2 miles
    810 N Aspen Dr
    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    (847) 990-4900
    0.2 K-5 413
  • Vernon Hills Hawthorn Townline Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    0.2 miles
    810 N Aspen Dr
    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    (847) 990-4900
    0.2 K-5 444
  • Vernon Hills Hawthorn Elementary School South Math: 60% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 761 students
    0.5 miles
    430 N Aspen Dr
    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    (847) 990-4800
    0.5 K-5 761

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