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Avg. test scores 81%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 16%

Highwood school information

IndexHighwoodIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores20%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:118:116:1
Total public schools13,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Highwood are 60% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Highwood
  • 83.6% of people in Highwood have completed 8th grade
  • 76.5% of people in Highwood have completed high school
  • 35.1% of people in Highwood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Highwood

      IndexHighwoodIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade83.6%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school76.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college53.0%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.6%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors35.1%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters14.4%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.7%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.2%1.3%

      Highwood, IL School Districts

      • North Shore School District 112

      There are a total of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Highwood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Highwood, IL schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Highwood, IL, an average of 83.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kenilworth, IL2,61377%56%
      Green Oaks, IL3,83276%53%
      Lincolnshire, IL7,29174%51%
      Lake Bluff, IL5,75872%45%
      Northfield, IL5,37471%45%
      Highwood, IL5,37720%60%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Goshen, NY5,37857%16%
      Bellingham, MA5,37660%21%
      Breinigsville, PA5,37874%49%
      Twin Lakes, CA5,37840%18%
      Northfield, IL5,37471%45%
      Highwood, IL5,37720%60%
      Source: The Highwood, 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.