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Avg. test scores 23%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 59%

Metropolis school information

IndexMetropolisIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores38%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:118:116:1
Total public schools103,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Metropolis are 23% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Metropolis
  • 77.4% of people in Metropolis have completed 8th grade
  • 74.6% of people in Metropolis have completed high school
  • 12.4% of people in Metropolis have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Metropolis

      IndexMetropolisIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade77.4%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school74.6%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college46.1%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.2%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.4%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters2.8%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.2%1.3%

      Metropolis, IL School Districts

      • Massac Unit School District 1

      There are a total of 10 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Metropolis. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Metropolis, IL schools is 38%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In Metropolis, IL, an average of 77.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Massac, KY4,29963%27%
      Reidland, KY4,38861%24%
      Hendron, KY5,15559%19%
      Paducah, KY25,01039%20%
      Brookport, IL89236%27%
      Metropolis, IL6,36638%23%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bethel, AK6,36522%56%
      Makawao, HI6,36237%25%
      Branford Center, CT6,36047%4%
      Louisville, MS6,37324%52%
      White Oak, TX6,37464%31%
      Metropolis, IL6,36638%23%
      Source: The Metropolis, 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.