New Approach Alternative High School

  • New Approach Alternative High School serves 32 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher 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 16:1.

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New Approach Alternative High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • New Approach Alternative High School's student population of 32 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Approach Alternative High School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Approach Alternative High School is 0.00, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
32%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
100%
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Approach Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Scoren/a0.68
This chart display the diversity score of New Approach Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Approach Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Approach Alternative High School 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 NameBnd/Chrstn/Effngh/Fytt/Mntgmr ROE School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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