Quest Charter School Academy

  • Quest Charter School Academy serves 610 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 4% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Quest Charter School Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Quest Charter School Academy's student population of 610 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students610 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Quest Charter School Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Quest Charter School Academy is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3494 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Quest Charter School Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Quest Charter School Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Quest Charter School Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
71%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Quest Charter School Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
8%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Quest Charter School Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Quest Charter School Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.470.67
This chart display the diversity score of Quest Charter School Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate (16-17)70-79%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Quest Charter School 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 NamePeoria 150 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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