Joliet Township High School - Alternate

110 Collins St
Joliet, IL 60432
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Joliet Township High School - Alternate serves 52 students in grades 9-12.
Joliet Township High School - Alternate placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Joliet Township High School - Alternate places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Joliet Township High School - Alternate's student population of 52 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Joliet Township High School - Alternate is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Joliet Township High School - Alternate is 0.56, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#693 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
32%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
37%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
63%
17%
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White
10%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.68
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Graduation Rate
<50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
12%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoliet TWP HSD 204 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Joliet Township High School - Alternate is Joliet Central High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Junior High & Academy Program (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edna Keith Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Joliet Joliet Central High School Math: 18% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,239 students
    0.2 miles
    201 E Jefferson St
    Joliet, IL 60432
    (815) 727-6740
    0.2 9-12 3,239
  • Joliet Edna Keith Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
    0.7 miles
    400 4th Ave
    Joliet, IL 60433
    (815) 723-3409
    0.7 PK-5 374
  • Joliet Washington Junior High & Academy Program Math: 20% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 829 students
    0.7 miles
    402 Richards St
    Joliet, IL 60433
    (815) 727-5271
    0.7 6-8 829
  • Joliet Woodland Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 431 students
    0.7 miles
    701 3rd Ave
    Joliet, IL 60433
    (815) 723-2808
    0.7 K-5 431
  • Joliet Lincoln School Alop Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 10 students
    1.1 miles
    960 Royce Ave
    Joliet, IL 60432
    (815) 774-8900
    1.1 11-12 10

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