White Students Population Dropping In Public Schools

October 16, 2014

(Springfield, IL)  --  White students are no longer making up the majority of public schools across Illinois.  The State Board of Education says there's a sharp rise in the Hispanic student population.  Nearly 25-percent of all students are Hispanic.  The white student population has dropped to 49-point-nine-percent.  The Board will release a more comprehensive demographics report in just a few weeks.

Please reload