Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center

3939 Caseyville Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center serves 115 students in grades 6-12.
Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center's student population of 115 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 62% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center is 0.04, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#3337 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
32%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
37%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
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5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
Black
98%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.040.68
This chart display the diversity score of Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
40-49%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center and public school graduation rate of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wyvetter Younge Altrntv 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 (11-12)
55%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center 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 NameEast St Louis 189 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center is Siu Charter School Of East Street Louis (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East Street Louis-lincoln Middle School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Saint Louis Vivian Adams Early Child Center
    Grades: PK | 397 students
    0.1 miles
    501 Kate Dunham Pl
    East Saint Louis, IL 62201
    (618) 646-3290
    0.1 PK 397
  • East Saint Louis East Street Louis-lincoln Middle School Math: 3% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 646 students
    0.6 miles
    12 S 10th St
    East Saint Louis, IL 62201
    (618) 646-3770
    0.6 5-8 646
  • East Saint Louis Siu Charter School Of East Street Louis Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 107 students
    0.8 miles
    601 James R Thompson
    East Saint Louis, IL 62201
    (618) 482-8391
    0.8 9-12 107
  • East Saint Louis Gordon Bush Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 383 students
    1.1 miles
    1516 Gross Ave
    East Saint Louis, IL 62205
    (618) 646-3930
    1.1 K-4 383
  • East Saint Louis Annette Officer Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 444 students
    1.5 miles
    558 N 27th St
    East Saint Louis, IL 62205
    (618) 646-3970
    1.5 K-4 444

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