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  • Roosevelt Middle School
  • 2500 Oak St, Bellwood
  • Bellwood SD 88
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 491
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Jefferson Elementary School
  • 225 46th Ave, Bellwood
  • Berkeley SD 87
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 390
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • 3420 Jackson St, Bellwood
  • Bellwood SD 88
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 474
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Mckinley Elementary School
  • 3317 Butterfield Rd, Bellwood
  • Bellwood SD 88
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 436
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Thurgood Marshall Elementary School
  • 2501 Oak St, Bellwood
  • Bellwood SD 88
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 508
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Early Childhood Center
  • 3519 Wilcox Ave, Bellwood
  • Bellwood SD 88
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 222
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 32:1

Bellwood school information

Average Test Scores12%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:118:116:1
Total public schools83,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Bellwood, IL educational system consists of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Bellwood public schools have average test scores of 12% which is 61% lower than than the Illinois average and 75% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bellwood public schools is 19:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.9% have completed high school, 15.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Bellwood

Completed 8th grade81.7%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school80.9%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college46.7%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.6%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.6%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters5.5%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bellwood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bellwood, IL schools is 12%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Bellwood, IL, an average of 81.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Bellwood 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 Bellwood, IL schools.

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Bellwood, IL19,14612%75%

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Bellwood, IL19,14612%75%
Source: The Bellwood, 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.