Avg. test scores 18%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 66%
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Braidwood school information

Average Test Scores40%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio30:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Braidwood are 18% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Braidwood
  • 84.9% of people in Braidwood have completed 8th grade
  • 83.8% of people in Braidwood have completed high school
  • 10.3% of people in Braidwood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Braidwood

      Completed 8th grade84.9%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school83.8%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college47.1%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree18.7%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.3%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters1.8%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Braidwood, IL School Districts

      • Reed Custer Community Unit School District 255U

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Braidwood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Braidwood, IL schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 30:1. In Braidwood, IL, an average of 84.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Manhattan, IL7,40554%12.2%
      Elwood, IL2,14451%4.9%
      Coal City, IL5,68749%1.0%
      Channahon, IL12,32948%0.9%
      South Wilmington, IL80845%6.5%
      Braidwood, IL6,10240%17.6%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Somerset, PA6,10264%32.5%
      Stone Mountain, GA6,10230%38.7%
      Brunswick, MD6,10148%1.3%
      Manistee, MI6,10040%16.9%
      Willard, OH6,10552%8.8%
      Braidwood, IL6,10240%17.6%
      Source: The Braidwood, 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.