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Avg. test scores 43%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 46%

Homer school information

IndexHomerIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores28%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:118:116:1
Total public schools23,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Homer are 43% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Homer
  • 91.0% of people in Homer have completed 8th grade
  • 90.6% of people in Homer have completed high school
  • 16.3% of people in Homer have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Homer

      IndexHomerIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade91.0%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school90.6%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college53.3%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.6%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.3%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters3.7%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Homer, IL School Districts

      • Heritage Community Unit School District 8

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Homer. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Homer, IL schools is 28%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Homer, IL, an average of 91.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Thomasboro, IL1,12251%3%
      Royal, IL23650%2%
      Ogden, IL73247%4%
      St. Joseph, IL4,10942%16%
      Broadlands, IL33832%34%
      Homer, IL1,28928%43%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Palmyra, IN1,28986%75%
      Aurora, OR1,28938%22%
      Stowell, TX1,28971%45%
      Otego, NY1,28956%14%
      Hebron, IL1,28828%43%
      Homer, IL1,28928%43%
      Source: The Homer, 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.