sort by
grade level
school type
min. proficiency
  • Lake Bluff Middle School
  • 31 E Sheridan Pl, Lake Bluff
  • Lake Bluff ESD 65
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 307
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
  • Lake Bluff Elementary School
  • 350 W Washington Ave, Lake Bluff
  • Lake Bluff ESD 65
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 550
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Lake Bluff school information

IndexLake BluffIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores72%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Lake Bluff, IL educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lake Bluff public schools have average test scores of 72% which is 127% higher than than the Illinois average and 45% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lake Bluff public schools is 15:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.7% have completed high school, 77.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 15.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Lake Bluff

IndexLake BluffIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade98.7%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school98.7%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college93.5%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree81.5%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors77.3%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters36.3%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree15.2%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate6.1%1.2%1.3%

Lake Bluff, IL School Districts

Lake Bluff Elementary School District 65

There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Bluff. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Bluff, IL schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Lake Bluff, IL, an average of 98.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Lake Bluff 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 Lake Bluff, IL schools.

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%
Northfield, IL5,37471%45%
Glencoe, IL8,87071%44%
Lake Bluff, IL5,75872%45%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lewisburg, PA5,75778%59%
Holdenville, OK5,75664%30%
Waynesboro, GA5,75523%54%
Marlow Heights, MD5,7557%86%
Harris Hill, NY5,76160%22%
Lake Bluff, IL5,75872%45%
Source: The Lake Bluff, 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.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.