Lake Zurich school information

IndexLake ZurichIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores50%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:118:116:1
Total public schools63,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Lake Zurich, IL educational system consists of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lake Zurich public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 58% higher than than the Illinois average and 1% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lake Zurich public schools is 15:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.0% have completed high school, 55.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Lake Zurich are 1% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Lake Zurich.
  • 94.3% of people in Lake Zurich have completed 8th grade.
  • 94.0% of people in Lake Zurich have completed high school.
  • 55.9% of people in Lake Zurich have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Lake Zurich

IndexLake ZurichIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade94.3%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school94.0%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college80.7%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree63.2%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors55.9%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters21.0%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Lake Zurich (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
South Barrington, IL4,76677%55%
Green Oaks, IL3,83276%53%
Lincolnshire, IL7,29174%51%
Lake Bluff, IL5,75872%45%
Barrington Hills, IL3,57467%36%
Lake Zurich, IL19,95050%1%

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Haslett, MI19,95153%8%
Franconia, VA19,93581%65%
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Germantown, WI19,92763%27%
Lake Zurich, IL19,95050%1%
Source: The Lake Zurich, 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.