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Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 36%

Galena school information

IndexGalenaIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores37%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:118:116:1
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 Galena are 25% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Galena
  • 86.1% of people in Galena have completed 8th grade
  • 84.5% of people in Galena have completed high school
  • 19.4% of people in Galena have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Galena

      IndexGalenaIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade86.1%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school84.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college52.4%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.4%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.4%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters8.2%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

      Galena, IL School Districts

      • Galena Unit School District 120

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Galena. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Galena, IL schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Galena, IL, an average of 86.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bellevue, IA2,19385%73%
      Dubuque, IA58,53569%41%
      Benton, WI97165%31%
      Shullsburg, WI1,20454%9%
      Hazel Green, WI1,04852%5%
      Galena, IL3,40237%25%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Red Oaks Mill, NY3,40254%9%
      Ferriday, LA3,40236%28%
      Mayfield, OH3,40190%83%
      Mansfield, PA3,40153%8%
      Old Mystic, CT3,40365%31%
      Galena, IL3,40237%25%
      Source: The Galena, 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.