Proviso Area Except Child Center

  • Proviso Area Except Child Center serves 196 students in grades 9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Proviso Area Except Child Center's student population of 196 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students196 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Proviso Area Except Child Center
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Proviso Area Except Child Center's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Proviso Area Except Child Center is 0.55, 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 Ratio9:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Proviso Area Except Child Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Proviso Area Except Child Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
43%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Proviso Area Except Child Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
52%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Proviso Area Except Child Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Proviso Area Except Child Center and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
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3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Proviso Area Except Child Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Proviso Area Except Child Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.550.68
This chart display the diversity score of Proviso Area Except Child Center and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Proviso Area Except Child Center 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 NameProviso Area Exceptional Child School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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