Transition

Transition serves 177 students in grades 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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Transition places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Transition's student population of 177 students has grown by 55% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 12
Total Students177 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Transition
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Transition is 0.62, 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
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Transition and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
20%
17%
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White
56%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Transition. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.620.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Transition 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 (11-12)
25%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthwest Cook Coop Spec ED School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Transition is Carl Sandburg High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Orland Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High Point Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orland Park High Point Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 481 students
    0.7 miles
    14825 West Ave
    Orland Park, IL 60462
    (708) 364-4408
    0.7 3-5 481
  • Orland Park Orland Center School
    Grades: PK-2 | 358 students
    0.7 miles
    9407 W 151st St
    Orland Park, IL 60462
    (708) 364-3259
    0.7 PK-2 358
  • Orland Park Orland Junior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 559 students
    0.7 miles
    14855 West Ave
    Orland Park, IL 60462
    (708) 364-4206
    0.7 6-8 559
  • Orland Park Orland Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 375 students
    0.7 miles
    9960 W 143rd St
    Orland Park, IL 60462
    (708) 364-3904
    0.7 PK-2 375
  • Orland Park Jerling Junior High School Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 602 students
    1.0 miles
    8851 W 151st St
    Orland Park, IL 60462
    (708) 364-3708
    1 6-8 602

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