Grand Chain Alternative Center



Grand Chain Alternative Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grand Chain Alternative Center Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 1
3 2
4 0
5 1
6 1
7 1
8 1
9 1
10 0
11 1
12 0

Grand Chain Alternative Center is a public elementary school located in Grand Chain, IL in the Jamp Spec Educ Services School District. It enrolls 9 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grand Chain Alternative Center is the 2,572nd largest public school in Illinois and the 55,953rd largest nationally. It has 1.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 9
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 1.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 55,953rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,572nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 9th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,282nd out of 2,345

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Grand Chain Alternative Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 8
(89%)
8
(89%)
 Female 1
(11%)
1
(11%)

Grand Chain Alternative Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 6
(67%)
6
(67%)
 Black 3
(33%)
3
(33%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Grand Chain Alternative Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 6
(67%)
6
(67%)
 Not Eligible 3
(33%)
3
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Grand Chain Alternative Center is ranked 2,515th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grand Chain Alternative Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Grand Chain Alternative Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 17
2008 0
2009 10
2010 7
2011 11
2012 9

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 2.5
2010 1.8
2011 2.2
2012 1.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011 0.72727272727273
2012 0.66666666666667

Compare Grand Chain Alternative Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
110.0% 1.1:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 66.7%
 

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