Project Challenge

  • Project Challenge serves 29 students in grades 12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Project Challenge's student population of 29 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 12
Total Students29 students
This chart display total students of Project Challenge by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Project Challenge
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Project Challenge's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Project Challenge is 0.62, which is more 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Project Challenge and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Project Challenge and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
56%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Project Challenge and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
21%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Project Challenge and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Project Challenge and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Project Challenge.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.620.32
This chart display the diversity score of Project Challenge and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Project Challenge 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthwest Cook Coop Spec Ed School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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