Northwest Academy

Northwest Academy serves 16 students inquire with school.
The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Northwest Academy's student population of 16 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 133% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades Offeredn/a
Total Students16 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Northwest Academy 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio2:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northwest Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
17%
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White
62%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northwest Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
19%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwest Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.560.68
This chart display the diversity score of Northwest Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northwest Academy 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthwest SP ED Cooperative School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Northwest Academy is River Ridge High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is River Ridge Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is River Ridge Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hanover River Ridge Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 240 students
    2.4 miles
    4141 Il Route 84 S
    Hanover, IL 61041
    (815) 858-9005
    2.4 PK-5 240
  • Hanover River Ridge High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 142 students
    2.4 miles
    4141 Il Route 84 S
    Hanover, IL 61041
    (815) 858-9005
    2.4 9-12 142
  • Hanover River Ridge Middle School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 127 students
    2.4 miles
    4141 Il Route 84 S
    Hanover, IL 61041
    (815) 858-9005
    2.4 6-8 127
  • Bellevue Bellevue Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 333 students
    10.9 miles
    100 South 3rd Street
    Bellevue, IA 52031
    (563) 872-4003
    10.9 PK-5 333
  • Scales Mound Scales Mound Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 130 students
    10.9 miles
    210 Main St
    Scales Mound, IL 61075
    (815) 845-2215
    10.9 PK-5 130

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