Spectrum School

2909 N Main St,
Rockford, IL, 61103-0611
Tel: (815)877-1600
Spectrum School has served the Rockford area since 1967, offering a genuine alternative to traditional education.
As a pioneer in the area of educational change, we are dedicated to staying current on, and employing, the cutting-edge instructional methods proven through research.
At Spectrum, we believe all children are unique.
We believe every child learns in a different way and every child has undiscovered gifts, talents, and potential.
No matter what their background, the desire to learn is the common bond they share.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 221 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 28%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Keith Country Day School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Bernadette Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Bernadette Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rockford St. Bernadette Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2300 North Bell Avenue
    Rockford , IL , 61103
    (815)968-2288
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  173  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Rockford
    St. Peter Cathedral
    (Roman Catholic)
    1231 N Court St
    Rockford , IL , 61103
    (815)963-3620
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  250  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Rockford
    Keith Country Day School
    1 Jacoby Pl
    Rockford , IL , 61107
    (815)399-8823
    1.3  mi  |  317  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Rockford
    Rockford Health System Children
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2918 Glenwood Avenue
    Rockford , IL , 61101
    (815)971-4175
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Rockford
    Boylan Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    4000 Saint Francis Dr
    Rockford , IL , 61103
    (815)877-0531
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  1030  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 09, 2014 - We love this school. My two kids can''t wait to get to school in the morning. They learning environment is exceptional. The kids learn how to learn using a multiple intelligences approach. The 12:1 student/teacher ration is fantastic. My kids have increased their self-confidence and knowledge in an environment that values exploration, instead of learning by rote. - Posted by Parent

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