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Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 45%

Paxton school information

IndexPaxtonIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores35%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools53,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Paxton are 29% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Paxton
  • 86.7% of people in Paxton have completed 8th grade
  • 84.7% of people in Paxton have completed high school
  • 16.6% of people in Paxton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Paxton

      IndexPaxtonIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade86.7%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school84.7%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college51.3%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.8%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.6%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters4.6%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

      Paxton, IL School Districts

      • Paxton-Buckley-Loda Community Unit School District 10

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Paxton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Paxton, IL schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Paxton, IL, an average of 86.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Thomasboro, IL1,12251%3%
      Gifford, IL84947%4%
      Gibson City, IL3,42346%6%
      Cissna Park, IL82646%6%
      Fisher, IL1,98936%27%
      Paxton, IL4,27635%29%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hyde Park, UT4,27757%16%
      Scottdale, PA4,27761%24%
      Minersville, PA4,27446%8%
      Slatington, PA4,27850%2%
      Spackenkill, NY4,28072%46%
      Paxton, IL4,27635%29%
      Source: The Paxton, 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.