Centralia school information

Average Test Scores26%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools193,93879,221
Total private schools31,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools13067,963
The Centralia, IL educational system consists of 19 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Centralia public schools have average test scores of 26% which is 17% lower than than the Illinois average and 47% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Centralia public schools is 17:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.5% have completed high school, 15.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Centralia are 47% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 19 public schools in Centralia.
  • 85.2% of people in Centralia have completed 8th grade.
  • 82.5% of people in Centralia have completed high school.
  • 15.8% of people in Centralia have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Centralia

sort by
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Centralia


New Real Estate Listings In Centralia

Compare Centralia, IL Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Centralia

Completed 8th grade85.2%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school82.5%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college55.4%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.1%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.8%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters5.6%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Centralia (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Carlyle, IL3,30332%35%
Dix, IL40632%35%
Odin, IL1,07430%39%
Salem, IL6,93029%41%
Wamac, IL1,30227%45%
Centralia, IL12,69626%47%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Sylacauga, AL12,69642%15%
Wakefield, VA12,69793%90%
Woodward, OK12,69365%31%
Weigelstown, PA12,69352%5%
Middle Valley, TN12,69966%33%
Centralia, IL12,69626%47%
Source: The Centralia, 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.