Kankakee school information

Average Test Scores72%82%68%
Student/Teacher ratio25:118:116:1
Total public schools173,93879,235
Total private schools61,43824,875
Total post-secondary schools13067,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Kankakee are 5% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 17 public schools in Kankakee.
  • 73.5% of people in Kankakee have completed 8th grade.
  • 71.2% of people in Kankakee have completed high school.
  • 11.3% of people in Kankakee have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Kankakee

sort by
min score 0
  • Edison Primary School1991 E Maple StGrades: KG - 03Students: 271 · Ratio: 16:173
  • I Kan Regional Alternatve Att Ctr50 W Industrial DrGrades: 07 - 12Students: 3 · Ratio: 6:1n/a
  • John Kennedy Middle Grade School1550 W Calista StGrades: 03 - 06Students: 656 · Ratio: 18:166
  • Kankakee Area Co-Op Day School1 Stuart DrGrades: 04 - 12Students: 7 · Ratio: 2:1n/a
  • Kankakee High School1200 W Jeffery StGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,162 · Ratio: 14:1n/a
  • Kankakee Junior High School2250 E Crestwood StGrades: 07 - 08Students: 683 · Ratio: 13:166
  • King Middle Grade School1440 E Court StGrades: 03 - 06Students: 48 · Ratio: 15:169
  • Lafayette Primary School369 N 5Th AveGrades: KG - 03Students: 217 · Ratio: 20:160
  • Limestone Elem School963 N 5000W RdGrades: PK - 08Students: 662 · Ratio: 17:192
  • Lincoln Cltrl Ctr-Montessori Elem240 Warren AveGrades: KG - 08Students: 312 · Ratio: 19:189
  • Mark Twain Primary School2250 E Court StGrades: PK - 03Students: 371 · Ratio: 22:165
  • Proegler School710 N Chicago AveGrades: PK - PKStudents: 312 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Salt School50 Industrial Pk DrGrades: 09 - 12Students: 18 · Ratio: 30:1n/a
  • Steuben Elementary School520 S Wildwood AveGrades: KG - 03Students: 295 · Ratio: 17:160
  • Taft Primary School1155 W Hawkins StGrades: KG - 03Students: 506 · Ratio: 20:178

Find Real Estate Listings In Kankakee


New Real Estate Listings In Kankakee

Compare Kankakee, IL Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Kankakee

Completed 8th grade73.5%85.6%83.8%
Completed high school71.2%84.0%82.4%
Completed some college43.5%60.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree16.2%39.4%37.2%
Completed bachelors11.3%31.9%29.3%
Completed masters4.3%12.2%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.2%3.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Clifton, IL1,43296%41%
Chebanse, IL1,14094%39%
Donovan, IL35091%33%
Herscher, IL1,51991%33%
Grant Park, IL1,32391%33%
Kankakee, IL27,14572%5%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Norco, CA27,14354%21%
Bergenfield, NJ27,15782%20%
Glen Cove, NY27,16168%0%
Windsor, CA27,11349%28%
Bessemer, AL27,20277%12%
Kankakee, IL27,14572%5%
Source: The Kankakee, 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.