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  • Macarthur Middle School
  • 1310 N Wolf Rd, Berkeley
  • Berkeley SD 87
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 444
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Sunnyside Elementary School
  • 5412 St Charles Rd, Berkeley
  • Berkeley SD 87
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 465
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1

Berkeley school information

Average Test Scores25%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools23,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Berkeley, IL educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Berkeley public schools have average test scores of 25% which is 21% lower than than the Illinois average and 50% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Berkeley public schools is 17:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.6% have completed high school, 26.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Berkeley

Completed 8th grade86.9%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school84.6%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college59.4%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.2%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.6%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters8.8%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.2%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.2%1.3%

Berkeley, IL School Districts

Berkeley School District 87

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Berkeley. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Berkeley, IL schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Berkeley, IL, an average of 86.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Berkeley 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 Berkeley, IL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Oak Brook, IL7,98878%59%
Kenilworth, IL2,61377%56%
South Barrington, IL4,76677%55%
Western Springs, IL13,13373%49%
River Forest, IL11,21772%46%
Berkeley, IL5,20125%50%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Bangor, PA5,19854%9%
Lone Grove, OK5,19780%62%
Moab, UT5,19642%15%
Montevideo, MN5,20753%8%
Chardon, OH5,19489%81%
Berkeley, IL5,20125%50%
Source: The Berkeley, 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.