Total Number of Schools

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Data Available: 1999-00 through 2012-13

NAPCS counts public charter schools in the total number of schools if the school shows enrollment in the official fall member count data file for that academic year or if the state department of education has not indicated that the school closed.

NAPCS counts charter campuses in Illinois in the total number of schools.

2009-2010 Illinois

Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Schools
Number of Schools 39
Number of Campuses 101
% of Charter Schools to All Public Schools 2.3%
Average Number of Years Open
Average Number of Years Open 5.4
Number of Years Open
Open 1-3 Years 32 31.7%
Open 4-6 Years 42 41.6%
Open 7-9 Years 9 8.9%
Open 10+ Years 18 17.8%
Growth
Number of New Charter Schools in Fall of Academic Year 9
Number of Charter Schools That Closed During Academic Year 3
% Growth in Number of Charter Schools 7.4%
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 15 14.9%
Middle Schools 2 2.0%
High Schools 7 6.9%
Middle/High Schools 3 3.0%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 1 1.0%
Ungraded 73
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 22 21.8%
Suburbs 3 3.0%
Town 1 1.0%
Rural 2 2.0%
Conversion/Start-up
Start-Up 101 100.0%
Management Organization
Freestanding 52 51.5%
EMO 5 5.0%
CMO 44 43.6%
Virtual Schools
Non-Virtual 100 99.0%
Hybrid Virtual 1 1.0%
Unionized Schools
Unionized Charter Schools 9 8.9%
Non-Unionized Charter Schools 92 91.1%
Unionized Charter Schools, Not By State Law 9 100.0%
AFT Union Affiliation 8 88.9%
NEA and AFT Union Affiliation 1 11.1%
 

Non-Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Schools
Number of Schools 4,347
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 2,552 58.7%
Middle Schools 778 17.9%
High Schools 783 18.0%
Middle/High Schools 169 3.9%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 65 1.5%
Ungraded 73
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 1,060 24.4%
Suburbs 1,587 36.5%
Town 645 14.8%
Rural 1,054 24.2%
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