York Alternative High School



York Alternative High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

York Alternative High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 45
10 63
11 39
12 44

York Alternative High School is a public high school of the City of Chicago School District 299 located in Chicago, IL. It has 191 students in grades 9th through 12th. York Alternative High School is the 570th largest public high school in Illinois and the 17,522nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 2.1 to 1.

Total Students: 191
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 2.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 90.22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,522nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 570th out of 869
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 10th out of 828
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 158th out of 828

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York Alternative High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 172
(90%)
64,770
(50%)
 Female 19
(10%)
65,235
(50%)

York Alternative High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 151
(79%)
53,836
(41%)
 Hispanic 38
(20%)
59,819
(46%)
 White 2
(1%)
9,949
(8%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4,487
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,459
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
107
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
348
(0%)

York Alternative High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 183
(96%)
110,381
(85%)
 Not Eligible 8
(4%)
19,544
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
80
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

York Alternative High School is ranked 372nd out of 854 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of York Alternative High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 46.4%. 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.

York Alternative High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 350
2006 315
2007 296
2008 0
2009 192
2010 344
2011 269
2012 242
2013 278
2014 254
2015 191

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 4.6
2006 6.7
2007 5.5
2008 N/A
2009 3.1
2010 6.4
2011 5.2
2012 4.4
2013 5.8
2014 2.7
2015 2.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011 0.20446096654275
2012 0.20661157024793
2013 0.86690647482014
2014 0.98818897637795
2015 0.95811518324607

Compare York Alternative High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
210.0% 2.1:1
 
1,537.8% 15.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 95.8%
 

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