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Avg. test scores 66%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 57%

Markham school information

IndexMarkhamIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores16%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools53,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Markham are 66% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Markham
  • 80.3% of people in Markham have completed 8th grade
  • 79.5% of people in Markham have completed high school
  • 12.9% of people in Markham have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Markham

      IndexMarkhamIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade80.3%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school79.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college48.6%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.1%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.9%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters4.7%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

      Markham, IL School Districts

      • Hazel Crest School District 152-5
      • Prairie-Hills Elementary School District 144

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Markham. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Markham, IL schools is 16%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Markham, IL, an average of 80.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64177%59%
      Hinsdale, IL17,43874%54%
      Western Springs, IL13,13374%54%
      Munster, IN23,10370%46%
      Dyer, IN16,13364%33%
      Markham, IL12,63316%66%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lincolnwood, IL12,63750%4%
      Loveland, OH12,64184%74%
      Dallas, GA12,62248%0%
      Georgetown, GA12,62117%64%
      Effingham, IL12,65029%40%
      Markham, IL12,63316%66%
      Source: The Markham, 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.