Carthage school information

Average Test Scores83%82%68%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools63,93879,235
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,965

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  • The average school test scores in Carthage are 22% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Carthage.
  • 89.1% of people in Carthage have completed 8th grade.
  • 86.6% of people in Carthage have completed high school.
  • 24.9% of people in Carthage have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Carthage

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  • Carthage Middle School210 S Adams StGrades: 05 - 08Students: 186 · Ratio: 14:186
  • Carthage Primary School210 S Adams StGrades: PK - 04Students: 276 · Ratio: 19:181
  • Hancock County Academy553 Main StGrades: 07 - 12Students: 3 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Hancock County Learning Ctr553 Main StGrades: 07 - 12Students: 2 · Ratio: 1:1n/a
  • Illini West High School600 Miller StGrades: 09 - 12Students: 416 · Ratio: 14:1n/a

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Education level achieved in Carthage

Completed 8th grade89.1%85.6%83.8%
Completed high school86.6%84.0%82.4%
Completed some college58.1%60.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree34.1%39.4%37.2%
Completed bachelors24.9%31.9%29.3%
Completed masters6.9%12.2%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.6%3.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Carthage (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Nauvoo, IL1,19586%26%
La Harpe, IL1,38784%24%
Hamilton, IL3,05982%20%
Bowen, IL48980%17%
Fort Madison, IA10,92977%14%
Carthage, IL2,60083%22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wimberley, TX2,60091%34%
Conrad, MT2,60071%4%
Eddyville, KY2,60067%2%
Howe, TX2,60090%33%
Clio, MI2,60160%11%
Carthage, IL2,60083%22%
Source: The Carthage, IL education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.