Park Forest school information

IndexPark ForestIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores80%82%68%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools113,93879,235
Total private schools21,43824,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,965

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  • The average school test scores in Park Forest are 17% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Park Forest.
  • 89.7% of people in Park Forest have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.9% of people in Park Forest have completed high school.
  • 27.2% of people in Park Forest have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Park Forest

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  • 21St Century Preparatory Center240 S Orchard DrGrades: PK - 03Students: 145 · Ratio: 13:188
  • Algonquin Primary Cntr170 Algonquin StGrades: PK - 02Students: 207 · Ratio: 15:1n/a
  • Blackhawk Intermediate Center130 Blackhawk DrGrades: 01 - 05Students: 187 · Ratio: 17:181
  • Forest Trail Middle School215 Wilson StGrades: 06 - 08Students: 599 · Ratio: 15:175
  • Illinois School210 Illinois StGrades: PK - 08Students: 453 · Ratio: 14:182
  • Indiana Elem School165 Indiana StGrades: 04 - 06Students: 432 · Ratio: 16:181
  • Mohawk Intermediate School301 Mohawk StGrades: 03 - 05Students: 25 · Ratio: 17:178
  • Park Forest Academy242 OrchardGrades: KG - 12Students: 63 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Rich East Campus High School300 Sauk TrlGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,166 · Ratio: 14:1n/a
  • Talala Elementary School430 Talala StGrades: KG - 05Students: 36 · Ratio: 20:174

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Education level achieved in Park Forest

IndexPark ForestIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade89.7%85.6%83.8%
Completed high school88.9%84.0%82.4%
Completed some college66.5%60.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree36.0%39.4%37.2%
Completed bachelors27.2%31.9%29.3%
Completed masters12.0%12.2%11.0%
Completed professional degree2.2%3.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Palos Park, IL4,91996%41%
Olympia Fields, IL5,02293%37%
Frankfort, IL18,10093%36%
Orland Park, IL57,80293%36%
Palos Heights, IL12,57293%36%
Park Forest, IL22,49080%17%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Sebastian, FL22,48555%19%
Bixby, OK22,48087%27%
Prichard, AL22,47580%17%
Rosemount, MN22,46977%13%
Green Valley, AZ22,51969%1%
Park Forest, IL22,49080%17%
Source: The Park Forest, 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.