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Avg. test scores 36%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 10%

Oak Lawn school information

IndexOak LawnIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores31%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools133,93879,221
Total private schools121,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools23067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Oak Lawn are 36% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Oak Lawn
  • 88.7% of people in Oak Lawn have completed 8th grade
  • 88.0% of people in Oak Lawn have completed high school
  • 27.2% of people in Oak Lawn have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Oak Lawn

      IndexOak LawnIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade88.7%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school88.0%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college59.5%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree36.8%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.2%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters9.4%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.2%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

      Oak Lawn, IL School Districts

      • Ridgeland School District 122
      • Community High School District 218
      • Oak Lawn-Hometown School District 123
      • Atwood Heights School District 125
      • Oak Lawn Community High School District 229

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 12 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Oak Lawn. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Oak Lawn, IL schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Oak Lawn, IL, an average of 88.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Munster, IN23,10383%69%
      Oak Brook, IL7,98878%59%
      Western Springs, IL13,13373%49%
      Dyer, IN16,13373%48%
      River Forest, IL11,21772%46%
      Oak Lawn, IL56,77431%36%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Valdosta, GA56,71737%26%
      Santee, CA56,83949%1%
      Fountain Valley, CA56,67062%25%
      Brentwood, CA56,92349%1%
      Midwest City, OK56,93064%31%
      Oak Lawn, IL56,77431%36%
      Source: The Oak Lawn, 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.