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  • Mercer County High School
  • 1500 S College Ave, Aledo
  • Mercer County School District 404
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 408
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Mercer County Intermediate School
  • 1002 Sw 6th St, Aledo
  • Mercer County School District 404
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 181
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Apollo Elementary School
  • 801 Sw 9th St, Aledo
  • Mercer County School District 404
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 368
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1

Aledo school information

Average Test Scores27%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio25:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Aledo, IL educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Aledo public schools have average test scores of 27% which is 14% lower than than the Illinois average and 45% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Aledo public schools is 25:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.2% have completed high school, 21.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Aledo

Completed 8th grade89.5%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school88.2%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college52.8%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.1%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.7%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters5.0%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%

Aledo, IL School Districts

Mercer County School District 404

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Aledo. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Aledo, IL schools is 27%. The average student to teacher ratio is 25:1. In Aledo, IL, an average of 89.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Aledo schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Aledo, IL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Viola, IL85442%15%
Joy, IL37640%20%
Sherrard, IL75637%26%
Matherville, IL85333%34%
New Boston, IL54822%55%
Aledo, IL3,46327%45%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Northchase, NC3,46151%4%
Linwood, PA3,46140%20%
Mobridge, SD3,46047%4%
Newport, MN3,45952%6%
Sauk City, WI3,46754%9%
Aledo, IL3,46327%45%
Source: The Aledo, 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.
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