Speed Independence High School

  • Speed Independence High School serves 17 students in grades 11-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Speed Independence High School's student population of 17 students has declined by 65% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 72% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students17 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Speed Independence High School's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Speed Independence High School is 0.30, 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 Ratio6:115:1
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American Indian
5%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
83%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Diversity Score0.300.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Speed Independence High School and the percentage of public school 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 NameSpeed Seja #802 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Heights Speed Early Learning Center Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 139 students
    0.0 miles
    1125 Division St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)481-6101
    0.0 Inquire with school 139
  • Chicago Heights Speed Independence Elementary School Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 45 students
    0.0 miles
    1125 Division St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)481-6103
    0.0 Inquire with school 45
  • Chicago Heights Speed Program For Adaptive Learn Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 125 students
    0.0 miles
    1125 Division St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)481-6102
    0.0 12 125
  • Chicago Heights Kennedy Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 249 students
    0.1 miles
    1013 Division St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)756-4830
    0.1 K-8 249
  • Chicago Heights Wilson Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 288 students
    0.6 miles
    422 W 16th Pl
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)756-4839
    0.6 K-8 288

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