Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 30%
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West Ridge school information

IndexWest RidgeChicagoIllinois
Average Test Scores40%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 West Ridge are 17% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in West Ridge
  • 82.4% of people in West Ridge have completed 8th grade
  • 80.9% of people in West Ridge have completed high school
  • 39.5% of people in West Ridge have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in West Ridge

      IndexWest RidgeChicagoIllinois
      Completed 8th grade82.4%82.2%86.2%
      Completed high school80.9%80.3%84.7%
      Completed some college60.7%60.1%61.8%
      Completed associate degree45.3%42.2%40.7%
      Completed bachelors39.5%36.5%32.9%
      Completed masters14.6%14.8%12.7%
      Completed professional degree3.8%4.5%3.4%
      Completed doctorate1.4%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 West Ridge, 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.