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Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 53%

Altamont school information

IndexAltamontIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores32%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio31:118:116:1
Total public schools23,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Altamont are 35% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Altamont
  • 82.3% of people in Altamont have completed 8th grade
  • 77.3% of people in Altamont have completed high school
  • 14.2% of people in Altamont have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Altamont

      IndexAltamontIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade82.3%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school77.3%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college46.4%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.8%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.2%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters3.0%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.3%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

      Altamont, IL School Districts

      • Altamont Community Unit School District 10

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Altamont. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Altamont, IL schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is 31:1. In Altamont, IL, an average of 82.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Teutopolis, IL1,67446%6%
      Effingham, IL12,65035%28%
      Beecher City, IL40931%38%
      St. Elmo, IL1,29827%45%
      Brownstown, IL71025%50%
      Altamont, IL2,31432%35%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Boron, CA2,31415%70%
      New Stanton, PA2,31460%21%
      Holyoke, CO2,31416%67%
      Trenton, FL2,31541%16%
      Pecatonica, IL2,31545%9%
      Altamont, IL2,31432%35%
      Source: The Altamont, 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.