special education students http://tspr.org en Illini West Exceeds State Benchmark http://tspr.org/post/illini-west-exceeds-state-benchmark <p>Illini West High School is exceeding a state standard for special education students.<br /><br />The State of Illinois wants schools to place at least half of their special education students in general education classes for half the school day.<br /><br />Just two years ago, the high school had only 30% of those students in regular classes. The district rate is up to 56%<br /><br />Superintendent Kim Schilson said the district decided to start evaluating special education students during their first semester at the school.<br /> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 13:45:39 +0000 James Lenz 9469 at http://tspr.org Illini West Exceeds State Benchmark