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State of Illinois (leave a review)
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Schools by Type

Total

4,241

Charter

70

Magnet

105

Shared Time

0

Virtual

0

Highest Level of Education
The bar chart below shows percentages of adults in this state who hold different qualifications as their highest level of academic achievement.
Highest level of educationPercent of adults
Less than high school11
High school diploma or GED26
Some college29
Bachelor's degree21
Graduate degree13
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 2 hours

1st Grade: 4 hours

2nd Grade - 12th Grade: 5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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Household Income
The chart below shows income adjusted for inflation and shown in 2016 dollars. This lets you see how families' purchasing power has changed over time.
YearIncome expressed in 2016 dollars
199060300
200067200
200561800
201058300
201257600
201357900
201458200
201560300
201661000
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Child Poverty and Homelessness

Children in poverty

497,019

Homeless children

50,949

Unsheltered children

447

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Students in Gifted and Talented Programs
Category of studentPercent enrolled in gifted and talented programs
Boys6
Girls7
White6
Black8
Hispanic7
Asian15
American Indian or Alaskan Native6
Pacific Islander11
Two or more races7
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*All data shown corresponds to the 2015-16 academic year unless otherwise stated.