Avg. test scores 18%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 72%
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Glen Carbon school information

IndexGlen CarbonIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores57%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:118:116:1
Total public schools13,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Glen Carbon are 18% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Glen Carbon
  • 96.0% of people in Glen Carbon have completed 8th grade
  • 94.8% of people in Glen Carbon have completed high school
  • 52.1% of people in Glen Carbon have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Glen Carbon

      IndexGlen CarbonIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade96.0%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school94.8%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college80.3%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree62.7%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors52.1%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters20.6%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.7%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.9%1.2%1.3%

      Glen Carbon, IL School Districts

      • Edwardsville Community Unit School District 7

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Glen Carbon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Glen Carbon, IL schools is 57%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Glen Carbon, IL, an average of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.8% have completed high school.

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      St. Jacob, IL1,35467%39.2%
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      Worden, IL1,19257%18.5%
      Alhambra, IL52355%14.3%
      Marine, IL87255%13.3%
      Glen Carbon, IL12,78257%18.5%

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      Bedford, OH12,78246%4.4%
      Conneaut, OH12,78255%13.6%
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      Short Hills, NJ12,77183%73.3%
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      Glen Carbon, IL12,78257%18.5%
      Source: The Glen Carbon, 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.