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34%
  • Reskin Elementary School
  • 1555 Ardmore Ave, Glendale Heights
  • Marquardt SD 15
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 466
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
31%
  • Glenside Middle School
  • 1560 Bloomingdale Rd, Glendale Heights
  • Queen Bee SD 16
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 669
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
29%
  • Americana Intermediate School
  • 1629 President St, Glendale Heights
  • Queen Bee SD 16
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 402
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
28%
  • Marquardt Middle School
  • 1912 Glen Ellyn Rd, Glendale Heights
  • Marquardt SD 15
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 793
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
27%
  • Glen Hill Primary
  • 1324 Bloomingdale Rd, Glendale Heights
  • Queen Bee SD 16
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 450
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
26%
  • Black Hawk Elementary School
  • 2101 Gladstone Dr, Glendale Heights
  • Marquardt SD 15
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 538
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
25%
  • Pheasant Ridge Primary School
  • 43 E Stevenson Dr, Glendale Heights
  • Queen Bee SD 16
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 401
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
24%
  • G Stanley Hall Elementary School
  • 1447 Wayne Ave, Glendale Heights
  • Marquardt SD 15
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 409
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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  • Glenwood Elementary School & Academy
  • 1525 Bloomingdale Rd, Glendale Heights
  • Coop Assoc for Spec Educ
  • Grades: 1 - 12 · Students: 39
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
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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
The Glendale Heights, IL educational system consists of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Glendale Heights public schools have average test scores of 28% which is 12% lower than than the Illinois average and 44% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Glendale Heights public schools is 15:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.8% have completed high school, 26.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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 16Marquardt 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.

To customize your list of Glendale Heights schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Glendale Heights, IL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

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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Pleasant Hill, CA34,39553%8%
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Spring Hill, TN34,36469%41%
Cooper City, FL34,36472%46%
Winter Springs, FL34,43966%34%
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.