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Avg. test scores 69%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 58%

Colchester school information

IndexColchesterIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores31%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:118:116:1
Total public schools53,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Colchester are 38% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Colchester
  • 86.9% of people in Colchester have completed 8th grade
  • 86.0% of people in Colchester have completed high school
  • 12.8% of people in Colchester have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Colchester

      IndexColchesterIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade86.9%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school86.0%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college46.3%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.6%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.8%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters5.5%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.2%1.3%

      Colchester, IL School Districts

      • West Prairie Community Unit School District 103

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Colchester. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Colchester, IL schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Colchester, IL, an average of 86.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Good Hope, IL39635%29%
      Macomb, IL18,77133%32%
      Bowen, IL47030%40%
      Sciota, IL6727%45%
      Augusta, IL45527%45%
      Colchester, IL1,49231%38%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Chapel Hill, TN1,49261%24%
      Fort Hancock, TX1,49163%29%
      Fayette, MS1,49113%75%
      Lake Waccamaw, NC1,49122%55%
      Millbrook, NY1,49163%28%
      Colchester, IL1,49231%38%
      Source: The Colchester, 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.