Lerna Bridges

  • Lerna Bridges serves 38 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Lerna Bridges's student population of 38 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students38 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lerna Bridges's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lerna Bridges is 0.18, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≤20%
32%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
89%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.180.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lerna Bridges and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
27%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lerna Bridges and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClk/Cls/Cmbn/Dglas/Edgr/Mltr/Shlb School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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