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Forrest school information

Index Forrest Illinois National
Average Test Scores46%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Forrest are 4% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Forrest
  • 80.4% of people in Forrest have completed 8th grade
  • 80.0% of people in Forrest have completed high school
  • 10.6% of people in Forrest have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Forrest

      Index Forrest Illinois National
      Completed 8th grade80.4%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school80.0%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college39.9%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree17.7%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.6%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters2.3%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Forrest, IL School Districts

      • Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Forrest. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Forrest, IL schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Forrest, IL, an average of 80.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.0% have completed high school.

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Kempton, IL31750%4.2%
      Piper City, IL85542%12.5%
      Fairbury, IL3,60439%18.2%
      Colfax, IL1,08827%43.4%
      Saunemin, IL39827%43.8%
      Forrest, IL99546%3.6%

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      Wheatland, IA99780%65.6%
      Forrest, IL99546%3.6%
      Source: The Forrest, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 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.