Deerfield school information

Average Test Scores63%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:118:116:1
Total public schools83,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools13067,963
The Deerfield, IL educational system consists of 8 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Deerfield public schools have average test scores of 63% which is 100% higher than than the Illinois average and 28% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Deerfield public schools is 14:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.2% have completed high school, 76.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 13.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Deerfield are 28% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Deerfield.
  • 98.4% of people in Deerfield have completed 8th grade.
  • 98.2% of people in Deerfield have completed high school.
  • 76.5% of people in Deerfield have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Deerfield

Completed 8th grade98.4%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school98.2%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college91.1%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree79.0%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors76.5%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters38.5%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree13.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.8%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Deerfield (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Kenilworth, IL2,61377%56%
Green Oaks, IL3,83276%53%
Lincolnshire, IL7,29174%51%
Lake Bluff, IL5,75872%45%
Northfield, IL5,37471%45%
Deerfield, IL18,68663%28%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Augusta, ME18,69143%13%
Forest Park, OH18,67958%18%
Morristown, NJ18,67749%1%
Fairmont, WV18,69945%9%
South Burlington, VT18,70467%35%
Deerfield, IL18,68663%28%
Source: The Deerfield, 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.