Dolton school information

IndexDoltonIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores14%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools103,93879,221
Total private schools41,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Dolton, IL educational system consists of 10 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Dolton public schools have average test scores of 14% which is 56% lower than than the Illinois average and 72% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dolton public schools is 17:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.2% have completed high school, 17.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Dolton are 72% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Dolton.
  • 83.9% of people in Dolton have completed 8th grade.
  • 83.2% of people in Dolton have completed high school.
  • 17.0% of people in Dolton have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Dolton

IndexDoltonIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade83.9%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school83.2%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college61.0%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.5%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.0%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters5.2%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.2%1.3%

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

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Dolton, IL23,11314%72%
Source: The Dolton, 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.