Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 40%

Cerro Gordo school information

IndexCerro GordoIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores38%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cerro Gordo are 22% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Cerro Gordo
  • 88.9% of people in Cerro Gordo have completed 8th grade
  • 87.9% of people in Cerro Gordo have completed high school
  • 18.1% of people in Cerro Gordo have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cerro Gordo

      IndexCerro GordoIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade88.9%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school87.9%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college54.9%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.0%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.1%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters5.6%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Cerro Gordo, IL School Districts

      • Cerro Gordo Community Unit School District 100

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Cerro Gordo. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cerro Gordo, IL schools is 38%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Cerro Gordo, IL, an average of 88.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.9% have completed high school.

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      White Heath, IL24650%1%
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      Monticello, IL5,60939%20%
      Bement, IL1,64629%42%
      Cerro Gordo, IL1,40438%22%

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      Cerro Gordo, IL1,40438%22%
      Source: The Cerro Gordo, 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.