Northbrook school information

Average Test Scores65%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:118:116:1
Total public schools123,93879,221
Total private schools81,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools13067,963
The Northbrook, IL educational system consists of 12 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Northbrook public schools have average test scores of 65% which is 106% higher than than the Illinois average and 32% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Northbrook public schools is 12:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.3% have completed high school, 68.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 12.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Northbrook are 32% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Northbrook.
  • 96.7% of people in Northbrook have completed 8th grade.
  • 96.3% of people in Northbrook have completed high school.
  • 68.3% of people in Northbrook have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Northbrook

sort by
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Northbrook


New Real Estate Listings In Northbrook

Compare Northbrook, IL Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Northbrook

Completed 8th grade96.7%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school96.3%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college86.7%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree72.2%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors68.3%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters31.8%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree12.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.1%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Kenilworth, IL2,61377%56%
Green Oaks, IL3,83276%53%
Lincolnshire, IL7,29174%51%
Lake Bluff, IL5,75872%45%
Northfield, IL5,37471%45%
Northbrook, IL33,53865%32%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Randolph, MA33,52649%1%
Deer Park, TX33,51775%53%
Holland, MI33,58150%1%
Richmond, KY33,58355%12%
Fairborn, OH33,48772%46%
Northbrook, IL33,53865%32%
Source: The Northbrook, 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.