Walnut Court Early Years Program

  • Walnut Court Early Years Program serves 175 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Walnut Court Early Years Program places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Walnut Court Early Years Program's student population of 175 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walnut Court Early Years Program's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walnut Court Early Years Program is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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 Ratio29:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Walnut Court Early Years Program and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Walnut Court Early Years Program and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
18%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Walnut Court Early Years Program and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
70%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Walnut Court Early Years Program and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 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 Walnut Court Early Years Program.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.470.32
This chart display the diversity score of Walnut Court Early Years Program and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Walnut Court Early Years Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walnut Court Early Years Program 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 NameJacksonville SD 117 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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