Avg. test scores 46%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 41%

East Alton school information

IndexEast AltonIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores27%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:118:116:1
Total public schools43,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in East Alton are 46% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in East Alton
  • 81.4% of people in East Alton have completed 8th grade
  • 77.6% of people in East Alton have completed high school
  • 18.0% of people in East Alton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in East Alton

      IndexEast AltonIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade81.4%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school77.6%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college53.6%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.9%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.0%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters4.2%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.2%1.3%

      East Alton, IL School Districts

      • East Alton School District 13

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in East Alton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for East Alton, IL schools is 27%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In East Alton, IL, an average of 81.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Olivette, MO7,83085%72%
      Glen Carbon, IL12,78257%15%
      Edwardsville, IL25,04453%8%
      Hazelwood, MO25,60453%7%
      Old Jamestown, MO19,39150%1%
      East Alton, IL6,17127%46%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Schuyler, NE6,17173%49%
      Holly, MI6,17138%23%
      Guadalupe, AZ6,17216%67%
      Chillicothe, IL6,16930%40%
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      East Alton, IL6,17127%46%
      Source: The East Alton, 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.