Avg. test scores 4%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 13%
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Jefferson Park school information

IndexJefferson ParkChicagoIllinois
Average Test Scores46%22%33%
Student/Teacher ration/a21:118:1
Total public schoolsn/a6443,938
Total private schoolsn/a3871,438
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a104306

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jefferson Park are 4% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Jefferson Park
  • 88.9% of people in Jefferson Park have completed 8th grade
  • 85.6% of people in Jefferson Park have completed high school
  • 34.3% of people in Jefferson Park have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Jefferson Park

      IndexJefferson ParkChicagoIllinois
      Completed 8th grade88.9%82.2%86.2%
      Completed high school85.6%80.3%84.7%
      Completed some college61.3%60.1%61.8%
      Completed associate degree42.0%42.2%40.7%
      Completed bachelors34.3%36.5%32.9%
      Completed masters11.6%14.8%12.7%
      Completed professional degree3.0%4.5%3.4%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.5%1.2%

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Brook, IL7,98879%64.2%
      Lincolnshire, IL7,29178%62.4%
      Bannockburn, IL1,30877%60.0%
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64177%59.0%
      Deerfield, IL18,68677%59.0%
      Chicago, IL2,714,01722%54.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Houston, TX2,240,58243%11.4%
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,93829%38.9%
      San Antonio, TX1,439,35842%13.0%
      Dallas, TX1,278,43345%6.2%
      Austin, TX907,77949%2.5%
      Chicago, IL2,714,01722%54.2%
      Source: The Jefferson Park, Chicago, 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.