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60%
  • Orrington Elementary School
  • 2636 Orrington Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 376
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
59%
  • Lincolnwood Elementary School
  • 2600 Colfax St, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 391
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
59%
  • Dewey Elementary School
  • 1551 Wesley Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 465
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
57%
  • Willard Elementary School
  • 2700 Hurd Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 515
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
55%
  • Kingsley Elementary School
  • 2300 Green Bay Rd, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 380
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
55%
  • Haven Middle School
  • 2417 Prairie Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 778
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
49%
  • Nichols Middle School
  • 800 Greenleaf St, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 610
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
46%
  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • 910 Forest Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 572
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
44%
  • Washington Elementary School
  • 914 Ashland Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 522
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
42%
  • Dr Ml King Jr Literary&fine Arts
  • 2424 Lake St, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 571
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
37%
  • Dawes Elementary School
  • 440 Dodge Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 368
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
36%
  • Chute Middle School
  • 1400 Oakton St, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 539
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
22%
  • Evanston Twp High School
  • 1600 Dodge Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston Twp HSD 202
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 3,080
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
20%
  • Oakton Elementary School
  • 436 Ridge Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 414
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
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  • Rice Childrens Center
  • 1101 Washington St, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: 3 - 8 · Students: 36
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
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  • Joseph E Hill Education Center
  • 1500 Mcdaniel Ave, Evanston
  • Evanston CCSD 65
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 356
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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  • Park School
  • 828 Main St, Evanston
  • Evanston Dists 65/202 Jnt Agr
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 60
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
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Evanston school information

IndexEvanstonIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores45%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:118:116:1
Total public schools173,93879,221
Total private schools91,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools83067,963
The Evanston, IL educational system consists of 17 public schools, 9 private schools and 8 post-secondary schools. Evanston public schools have average test scores of 45% which is 44% higher than than the Illinois average and 8% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Evanston public schools is 14:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.6% have completed high school, 65.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 13.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Evanston

IndexEvanstonIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade93.1%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school92.6%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college82.1%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree69.1%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors65.9%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters37.0%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree13.2%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate6.5%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 17 public schools, 9 private schools and 8 post-secondary schools in Evanston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Evanston, IL schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Evanston, IL, an average of 93.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Evanston schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Evanston, IL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Oak Brook, IL7,98878%59%
Kenilworth, IL2,61377%56%
Lincolnshire, IL7,29174%51%
River Forest, IL11,21772%46%
Northfield, IL5,37471%45%
Evanston, IL75,47245%8%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Auburn, WA75,60752%5%
Baytown, TX75,31072%46%
Albany, GA75,65720%59%
Arlington Heights, IL75,72161%24%
Pharr, TX75,17272%46%
Evanston, IL75,47245%8%
Source: The Evanston, 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.