Avg. test scores 50%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 33%

Athens school information

Average Test Scores25%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Athens are 50% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Athens
  • 87.3% of people in Athens have completed 8th grade
  • 86.9% of people in Athens have completed high school
  • 20.3% of people in Athens have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Athens

      Completed 8th grade87.3%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school86.9%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college53.3%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.3%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.3%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters7.1%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%

      Athens, IL School Districts

      • Athens Community Unit School District 213

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Athens. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Athens, IL schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Athens, IL, an average of 87.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sherman, IL4,40442%15%
      Pleasant Plains, IL86441%17%
      Rochester, IL3,68740%19%
      Cantrall, IL12140%20%
      Williamsville, IL1,34636%26%
      Athens, IL2,01325%50%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      L'Anse, MI2,01337%24%
      Camden, OH2,01376%54%
      Lost Hills, CA2,01313%73%
      Orion, IL2,01330%39%
      Millville, UT2,01464%30%
      Athens, IL2,01325%50%
      Source: The Athens, 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.