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25%
  • Wentworth Jr High School
  • 560 Superior Ave, Calumet City
  • Calumet City SD 155
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 389
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
20%
  • Schrum Memorial School
  • 485 165th St, Calumet City
  • Hoover-Schrum Memorial SD 157
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 273
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
17%
  • Thornton Fractnl No High School
  • 755 Pulaski Rd, Calumet City
  • Thornton Fractional Twp HSD 215
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,567
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
17%
  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • 410 157th St, Calumet City
  • Lincoln ESD 156
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 988
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
15%
  • Wentworth Intermediate School
  • 530 Superior Ave, Calumet City
  • Calumet City SD 155
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 343
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
13%
  • Hoover Elementary School
  • 1260 Superior Ave, Calumet City
  • Hoover-Schrum Memorial SD 157
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 626
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
12%
  • Carol Moseley Braun School
  • 1655 153rd St, Calumet City
  • Dolton SD 149
  • Grades: 1 - 6 · Students: 354
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
9%
  • S T E M Academy
  • 1650 Pulaski Rd, Calumet City
  • Dolton SD 149
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 224
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
7%
  • Caroline Sibley Elementary School
  • 1550 Sibley Blvd, Calumet City
  • Dolton SD 149
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 710
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
7%
  • School Of Fine Arts
  • 1650 Pulaski Rd, Calumet City
  • Dolton SD 149
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 222
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
7%
  • Creative Communications Academy
  • 1650 Pulaski Rd, Calumet City
  • Dolton SD 149
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 221
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
0%
  • Wilson Elementary School
  • 560 Wentworth Ave, Calumet City
  • Calumet City SD 155
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 467
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
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Calumet City school information

IndexCalumet CityIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores12%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:118:116:1
Total public schools123,93879,221
Total private schools51,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools13067,963
The Calumet City, IL educational system consists of 12 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Calumet City 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 Calumet City public schools is 19:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.6% have completed high school, 17.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Calumet City

IndexCalumet CityIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade83.4%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school81.6%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college58.4%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.5%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.8%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 12 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Calumet City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Calumet City, IL schools is 12%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Calumet City, IL, an average of 83.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Calumet City 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 Calumet City, IL schools.

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Winfield, IN5,23385%73%
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St. John, IN15,77779%60%
Hobart, IN28,69375%52%
Calumet City, IL37,11212%75%

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Calumet City, IL37,11212%75%
Source: The Calumet City, 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.