Avg. test scores 55%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 47%
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Blue Island school information

IndexBlue IslandIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores22%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools103,93879,221
Total private schools41,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools23067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Blue Island are 55% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Blue Island
  • 76.8% of people in Blue Island have completed 8th grade
  • 74.1% of people in Blue Island have completed high school
  • 16.0% of people in Blue Island have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Blue Island

      IndexBlue IslandIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade76.8%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school74.1%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college47.3%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.8%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.0%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters5.6%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%

      Blue Island, IL School Districts

      • Community High School District 218
      • Cook County School District 130

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 4 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Blue Island. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Blue Island, IL schools is 22%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Blue Island, IL, an average of 76.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Brook, IL7,98879%64.2%
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64177%59.0%
      Hinsdale, IL17,43874%54.3%
      Western Springs, IL13,13374%54.0%
      Munster, IN23,10370%45.7%
      Blue Island, IL22,44622%54.6%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Winchester, MA22,49181%68.9%
      Okemos, MI22,49361%27.3%
      Willoughby, OH22,49569%43.4%
      New Castle, PA22,50057%19.0%
      Derry, NH22,39252%8.1%
      Blue Island, IL22,44622%54.6%
      Source: The Blue Island, 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.