Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 43%
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Coal City school information

IndexCoal CityIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores49%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio21:118:116:1
Total public schools43,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Coal City are 1% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Coal City
  • 91.5% of people in Coal City have completed 8th grade
  • 91.5% of people in Coal City have completed high school
  • 17.2% of people in Coal City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Coal City

      IndexCoal CityIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade91.5%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school91.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college54.4%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.4%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.2%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters7.0%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%

      Coal City, IL School Districts

      • Coal City Community Unit School District 1

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Coal City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Coal City, IL schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Coal City, IL, an average of 91.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Elwood, IL2,14451%4.9%
      Channahon, IL12,32948%0.9%
      South Wilmington, IL80845%6.5%
      Wilmington, IL6,01042%12.4%
      Morris, IL13,93042%12.7%
      Coal City, IL5,68749%1.0%

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      New Carlisle, OH5,69053%10.1%
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      Sharon Hill, PA5,69131%36.6%
      Vine Grove, KY5,68058%20.5%
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      Coal City, IL5,68749%1.0%
      Source: The Coal 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.