Avg. test scores 37%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 61%

Forest Park school information

IndexForest ParkIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores31%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:118:116:1
Total public schools53,93879,221
Total private schools31,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Forest Park are 37% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Forest Park
  • 92.0% of people in Forest Park have completed 8th grade
  • 91.5% of people in Forest Park have completed high school
  • 48.7% of people in Forest Park have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Forest Park

      IndexForest ParkIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade92.0%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school91.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college75.0%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree57.6%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors48.7%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters21.5%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.7%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.8%1.2%1.3%

      Forest Park, IL School Districts

      • Forest Park School District 91
      • Proviso Township High School District 209

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Forest Park. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Forest Park, IL schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Forest Park, IL, an average of 92.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Brook, IL7,98878%59%
      Western Springs, IL13,13373%49%
      River Forest, IL11,21772%46%
      Wilmette, IL27,36771%44%
      Hinsdale, IL17,43870%43%
      Forest Park, IL14,13731%37%

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      Forest Park, IL14,13731%37%
      Source: The Forest Park, 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.