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Alton High School
This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have below average college readiness measures, ... More and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students. Large disparities in suspension rates exist at this school, which is concerning.
Academics
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Subject
% Proficient
Algebra II
26%
State avg: 17%
Math
26%
State avg: 30%
English
29%
State avg: 36%
Equity
7/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A promising sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing better than other students in the state, though this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more. Start a... More conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
64%
Black
26%
Two or more races
7%
Hispanic
2%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
321 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
93%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood
4200 Humbert Rd
Alton, IL 62002
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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