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75%
  • Olive-mary Stitt School
  • 303 E Olive St, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 599
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
75%
  • Greenbrier Elementary School
  • 2330 N Verde Dr, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 377
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
72%
  • Thomas Middle School
  • 1430 N Belmont Ave, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 914
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
70%
  • John Hersey High School
  • 1900 E Thomas St, Arlington Heights
  • Township HSD 214
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,946
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
69%
  • Ivy Hill Elementary School
  • 2211 N Burke Dr, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 550
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
66%
  • South Middle School
  • 400 S Highland Ave, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 867
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
65%
  • Westgate Elementary School
  • 500 S Dwyer Ave, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 618
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
65%
  • Patton Elementary School
  • 1616 N Patton Ave, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 444
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
65%
  • Dryden Elementary School
  • 722 S Dryden Pl, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 494
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
62%
  • Windsor Elementary School
  • 1315 E Miner St, Arlington Heights
  • Arlington Heights SD 25
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 468
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
50%
  • J W Riley Elementary School
  • 1209 E Burr Oak Dr, Arlington Heights
  • Wheeling CCSD 21
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 360
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
32%
  • Edgar A Poe Elementary School
  • 2800 N Highland Ave, Arlington Heights
  • Wheeling CCSD 21
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 454
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
30%
  • Juliette Low Elementary School
  • 1530 S Highland Ave, Arlington Heights
  • Comm Cons SD 59
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 494
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
n/a
  • James Whitcomb Riley School
  • 1209 E Burr Oak Dr, Arlington Heights
  • NW Suburban Spec Educ Org
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 10
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
n/a
  • Vanguard School
  • 2121 S Goebbert Rd, Arlington Heights
  • Township HSD 214
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 86
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
n/a
  • Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 214)
  • 1900 E Thomas St, Arlington Heights
  • NW Suburban Spec Educ Org
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 18
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
n/a
  • Miner School
  • 1101 E Miner St, Arlington Heights
  • NW Suburban Spec Educ Org
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 92
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
n/a
  • Timber Ridge School
  • 201 S Evanston Ave, Arlington Heights
  • NW Suburban Spec Educ Org
  • Grades: 2 - 8 · Students: 78
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
n/a
  • The Academy At Forest View
  • 2121 S Goebbert Rd, Arlington Heights
  • Township HSD 214
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 73
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
n/a
  • Newcomer Center
  • 2121 S Goebbert Rd, Arlington Heights
  • Township HSD 214
  • Grades: 9 - 11 · Students: 34
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
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Arlington Heights school information

IndexArlington HeightsIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores61%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:118:116:1
Total public schools193,93879,221
Total private schools91,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools13067,963
The Arlington Heights, IL educational system consists of 19 public schools, 9 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Arlington Heights public schools have average test scores of 61% which is 94% higher than than the Illinois average and 24% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Arlington Heights public schools is 13:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.8% have completed high school, 54.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Arlington Heights

IndexArlington HeightsIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade95.4%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school94.8%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college78.6%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree60.7%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors54.1%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters20.5%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.2%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 19 public schools, 9 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Arlington Heights. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Arlington Heights, IL schools is 61%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Arlington Heights, IL, an average of 95.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Arlington Heights 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 Arlington Heights, IL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Kenilworth, IL2,61377%56%
South Barrington, IL4,76677%55%
Green Oaks, IL3,83276%53%
Lincolnshire, IL7,29174%51%
River Forest, IL11,21772%46%
Arlington Heights, IL75,72161%24%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Albany, GA75,65720%59%
Auburn, WA75,60752%5%
Upland, CA75,85142%16%
Kalamazoo, MI75,88538%23%
Evanston, IL75,47245%8%
Arlington Heights, IL75,72161%24%
Source: The Arlington Heights, 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.