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  • Mattoon High School
  • 2521 Walnut Ave, Mattoon
  • Mattoon CUSD 2
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,022
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Mattoon Middle School
  • 1200 S 9th St, Mattoon
  • Mattoon CUSD 2
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 754
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Arland D Williams Jr Elementary School
  • 1709 S 9th St, Mattoon
  • Mattoon CUSD 2
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 709
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Riddle Elementary School
  • 4201 Western Ave, Mattoon
  • Mattoon CUSD 2
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 767
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Pathways Roe 11
  • 305 Richmond Ave E, Mattoon
  • Clk/Cls/Cmbn/Dglas/Edgr/Mltr/Shlb
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 80
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Diagnostic & Developmental Center
  • 1201 S 6th St, Mattoon
  • Eastern IL Area of Spec Educ
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 61
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Neil Armstrong Program/hawthorne
  • 2405 Champaign Ave, Mattoon
  • Mattoon CUSD 2
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 140
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1

Mattoon school information

Average Test Scores29%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio10:118:116:1
Total public schools123,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools13067,963
The Mattoon, IL educational system consists of 12 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Mattoon public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 9% lower than than the Illinois average and 42% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Mattoon public schools is 10:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.9% have completed high school, 15.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Mattoon

Completed 8th grade82.7%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school80.9%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college52.8%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.1%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.7%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters5.4%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

Mattoon, IL School Districts

Mattoon Community Unit School District 2

There are a total of 12 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Mattoon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mattoon, IL schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 10:1. In Mattoon, IL, an average of 82.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Mattoon 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 Mattoon, IL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Strasburg, IL50131%37%
Charleston, IL21,25731%38%
Sullivan, IL4,67530%39%
Neoga, IL1,77028%42%
Toledo, IL1,37220%59%
Mattoon, IL17,39929%42%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
New Philadelphia, OH17,41269%41%
East Cleveland, OH17,41351%3%
Concord, MO17,41544%11%
North Canton, OH17,42288%79%
Santa Fe Springs, CA17,43636%26%
Mattoon, IL17,39929%42%
Source: The Mattoon, 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.