Sowic Education Center serves 21 students in grades 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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Sowic Education Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Sowic Education Center's student population of 21 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 12
Total Students
21 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Sowic Education Center is 0.27, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
5%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sowic Education Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
17%
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White
85%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sowic Education 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sowic Education Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 12
  • Students: 21 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50% in IL)

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