Avg. test scores 44%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 12%

Glendale Heights school information

IndexGlendale HeightsIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores28%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:118:116:1
Total public schools83,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools23067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Glendale Heights are 44% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Glendale Heights
  • 78.9% of people in Glendale Heights have completed 8th grade
  • 76.8% of people in Glendale Heights have completed high school
  • 26.8% of people in Glendale Heights have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Glendale Heights

      IndexGlendale HeightsIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade78.9%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school76.8%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college56.3%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.5%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors26.8%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters6.6%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%

      Glendale Heights, IL School Districts

      • Queen Bee School District 16
      • Marquardt School District 15

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Glendale Heights. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Glendale Heights, IL schools is 28%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Glendale Heights, IL, an average of 78.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Brook, IL7,98878%59%
      South Barrington, IL4,76677%55%
      Western Springs, IL13,13373%49%
      River Forest, IL11,21772%46%
      Hinsdale, IL17,43870%43%
      Glendale Heights, IL34,39528%44%

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      Glendale Heights, IL34,39528%44%
      Source: The Glendale Heights, 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.