Avg. test scores 23%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 112%
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Glen Ellyn school information

IndexGlen EllynIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores59%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:118:116:1
Total public schools123,93879,221
Total private schools31,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools13067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Glen Ellyn are 23% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Glen Ellyn
  • 95.7% of people in Glen Ellyn have completed 8th grade
  • 95.1% of people in Glen Ellyn have completed high school
  • 64.3% of people in Glen Ellyn have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Glen Ellyn

      IndexGlen EllynIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade95.7%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school95.1%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college85.6%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree69.8%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors64.3%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters28.1%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.8%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.7%1.2%1.3%

      Glen Ellyn, IL School Districts

      • Glen Ellyn School District 41
      • Glen Ellyn Community Consolidated School District 89
      • Glenbard Township High School District 87

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Glen Ellyn. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Glen Ellyn, IL schools is 59%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Glen Ellyn, IL, an average of 95.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Brook, IL7,98879%64.2%
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64177%59.0%
      Hinsdale, IL17,43874%54.3%
      Western Springs, IL13,13374%54.0%
      River Forest, IL11,21767%38.2%
      Glen Ellyn, IL27,89459%22.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dodge City, KS27,87525%49.0%
      Chamblee, GA27,86247%1.9%
      Fredericksburg, VA27,85377%59.5%
      Round Lake Beach, IL27,93623%51.5%
      Oakdale, MN27,95658%20.4%
      Glen Ellyn, IL27,89459%22.7%
      Source: The Glen Ellyn, 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.