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  • Meridian High School
  • Po Box 380, Macon
  • Meridian CUSD 15
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 312
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

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.

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%

Macon, IL School Districts

Meridian Community Unit School District 15

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Macon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Macon, IL schools is 22%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Macon, IL, an average of 88.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Macon 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 Macon, IL schools.

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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%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cavalier, ND1,20447%4%
New Waverly, TX1,20468%38%
Rock Hall, MD1,20425%50%
Shullsburg, WI1,20454%9%
Eagle Butte, SD1,20513%74%
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.