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Avg. test scores 53%
High school dipl. 19%
Bachelors degree 152%
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Northfield school information

IndexNorthfieldIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores74%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Northfield are 53% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Northfield
  • 98.5% of people in Northfield have completed 8th grade
  • 98.5% of people in Northfield have completed high school
  • 76.5% of people in Northfield have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Northfield

      IndexNorthfieldIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade98.5%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school98.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college91.7%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree79.2%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors76.5%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters37.8%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree14.8%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.7%1.2%1.3%

      Northfield, IL School Districts

      • Sunset Ridge School District 29
      • New Trier Township High School District 203

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Northfield. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Northfield, IL schools is 74%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Northfield, IL, an average of 98.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lincolnshire, IL7,29178%62.4%
      Bannockburn, IL1,30877%60.0%
      Deerfield, IL18,68677%59.0%
      Kenilworth, IL2,61374%52.7%
      Winnetka, IL12,43773%51.9%
      Northfield, IL5,37474%52.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Fairport, NY5,37265%35.4%
      New Castle, DE5,37230%37.1%
      Bellingham, MA5,37651%5.2%
      Highwood, IL5,37743%11.7%
      Breinigsville, PA5,37881%68.3%
      Northfield, IL5,37474%52.7%
      Source: The Northfield, 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.