Avg. test scores 15%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 66%
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Forreston school information

Average Test Scores41%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Forreston are 15% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Forreston
  • 90.4% of people in Forreston have completed 8th grade
  • 89.9% of people in Forreston have completed high school
  • 10.2% of people in Forreston have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Forreston

      Completed 8th grade90.4%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school89.9%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college46.0%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.1%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.2%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters3.5%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.7%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

      Forreston, IL School Districts

      • Forrestville Valley Community Unit School District 221

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Forreston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Forreston, IL schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Forreston, IL, an average of 90.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.9% have completed high school.

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pecatonica, IL2,31557%19.1%
      Shannon, IL64650%2.9%
      Lanark, IL1,54247%2.3%
      Pearl City, IL87541%15.8%
      Polo, IL2,13139%19.3%
      Forreston, IL1,77141%14.8%

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      Olive Hill, KY1,77153%9.1%
      Zeigler, IL1,77121%57.4%
      Neoga, IL1,77026%46.5%
      Cowpens, SC1,77241%14.3%
      Elizabethville, PA1,77055%13.3%
      Forreston, IL1,77141%14.8%
      Source: The Forreston, 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.