Plainfield school information

IndexPlainfieldIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores40%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:118:116:1
Total public schools193,93879,221
Total private schools51,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Plainfield, IL educational system consists of 19 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Plainfield public schools have average test scores of 40% which is 27% higher than than the Illinois average and 19% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Plainfield public schools is 23:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.4% have completed high school, 50.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Plainfield are 19% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 19 public schools in Plainfield.
  • 95.9% of people in Plainfield have completed 8th grade.
  • 95.4% of people in Plainfield have completed high school.
  • 50.9% of people in Plainfield have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Plainfield

IndexPlainfieldIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade95.9%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school95.4%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college79.4%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree60.6%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors50.9%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters19.1%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.3%

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

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Source: The Plainfield, 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.