Macon school information

Average Test Scores22%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:118:116:1
Total public schools23,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Macon, IL educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Macon public schools have average test scores of 22% which is 30% lower than than the Illinois average and 55% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Macon public schools is 18:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.8% have completed high school, 15.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Macon are 55% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Macon.
  • 88.8% of people in Macon have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.8% of people in Macon have completed high school.
  • 15.7% of people in Macon have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Macon

Completed 8th grade88.8%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school88.8%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college49.7%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.9%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.7%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.3%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Niantic, IL53047%4%
Mount Zion, IL5,89441%16%
Harristown, IL1,24040%20%
Cerro Gordo, IL1,40438%22%
Moweaqua, IL1,87438%22%
Macon, IL1,20422%55%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rock Hall, MD1,20425%50%
Shullsburg, WI1,20454%9%
Cavalier, ND1,20447%4%
New Waverly, TX1,20468%38%
Stedman, NC1,20567%36%
Macon, IL1,20422%55%
Source: The Macon, 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.