Lerna Bridges

  • Lerna Bridges serves 36 students in grades 6-12.
  • 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 6:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lerna Bridges's student population of 36 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students36 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lerna Bridges's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lerna Bridges is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
32%
Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
89%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.200.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClk/Cls/Cmbn/Dglas/Edgr/Mltr/Shlb School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mattoon Arland D Williams Junior Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 734 students
    4.5 miles
    1709 S 9th St
    Mattoon, IL 61938
    (217)238-2800
    4.5 K-5 734
  • Mattoon Diagnostic & Developmental Center Special Education School
    Magnet School
    67 students
    4.6 miles
    1201 S 6th St
    Mattoon, IL 61938
    (217)258-5286
    4.6 n/a 67
  • Mattoon Mattoon Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 715 students
    4.8 miles
    1200 S 9th St
    Mattoon, IL 61938
    (217)238-5800
    4.8 6-8 715
  • Mattoon Pathways Roe 11 Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 78 students
    5.1 miles
    305 Richmond Ave E
    Mattoon, IL 61938
    (217)238-8383
    5.1 9-12 78
  • Mattoon Mattoon High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1072 students
    5.8 miles
    2521 Walnut Ave
    Mattoon, IL 61938
    (217)238-7800
    5.8 9-12 1072

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