Speed Independence High School

  • Speed Independence High School serves 25 students.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Speed Independence High School's student population of 25 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 60% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Magnet School
Grades Offeredn/a
Total Students25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Speed Independence High School's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has increased from 1:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Speed Independence High School is 0.39, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
76%
17%
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White
16%
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Speed Independence High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.390.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Chicago Heights Speed Early Learning Center Special Education School
    Magnet School
    124 students
    0.0 miles
    1125 Division St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)481-6101
    0.0 n/a 124
  • Chicago Heights Speed Program For Adaptive Learn Special Education School
    Magnet School
    139 students
    0.0 miles
    1125 Division St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)481-6102
    0.0 n/a 139
  • Chicago Heights Kennedy Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 247 students
    0.1 miles
    1013 Division St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)756-4830
    0.1 K-8 247
  • Chicago Heights Wilson Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 295 students
    0.6 miles
    422 W 16th Pl
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)756-4839
    0.6 K-8 295
  • Chicago Heights Roosevelt Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 528 students
    0.7 miles
    1345 Sunnyside Ave
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)756-4836
    0.7 K-8 528

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