Northwest Academy Program (Closed 2016)

  • Northwest Academy Program served 16 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students16 students
This chart display total students of Northwest Academy Program by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Northwest Academy Program
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Northwest Academy Program by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Northwest Academy Program by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Northwest Academy Program and the average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northwest Academy Program and the percentage of Hispanic students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northwest Academy Program and the percentage of Black students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
82%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northwest Academy Program and the percentage of White students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
12%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Northwest Academy Program and the percentage of students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwest Academy Program.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.310.31
This chart display the diversity score of Northwest Academy Program and the average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northwest Academy Program and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northwest Academy Program and the percentage of 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 NameRiver Ridge Cusd 210 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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