Oblong school information

Average Test Scores32%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio28:118:116:1
Total public schools23,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Oblong, IL educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Oblong public schools have average test scores of 32% which is 2% higher than than the Illinois average and 35% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Oblong public schools is 28:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.9% have completed high school, 12.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Oblong are 35% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Oblong.
  • 87.0% of people in Oblong have completed 8th grade.
  • 82.9% of people in Oblong have completed high school.
  • 12.3% of people in Oblong have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Oblong

Completed 8th grade87.0%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school82.9%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college46.4%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.5%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.3%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Newton, IL2,63130%39%
Robinson, IL7,44729%40%
Hutsonville, IL55424%52%
Oblong, IL1,57132%35%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Archer City, TX1,57180%62%
Sardis City, AL1,57040%18%
Chesapeake, WV1,57037%25%
Vernon Valley, NJ1,57037%25%
Whiting, WI1,57265%31%
Oblong, IL1,57132%35%
Source: The Oblong, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.