Peoria Heights school information

IndexPeoria HeightsIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores23%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools23,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Peoria Heights, IL educational system consists of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Peoria Heights public schools have average test scores of 23% which is 26% lower than than the Illinois average and 53% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Peoria Heights public schools is 17:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.3% have completed high school, 27.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Peoria Heights are 53% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Peoria Heights.
  • 87.7% of people in Peoria Heights have completed 8th grade.
  • 87.3% of people in Peoria Heights have completed high school.
  • 27.0% of people in Peoria Heights have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Peoria Heights

IndexPeoria HeightsIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade87.7%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school87.3%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college64.3%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.0%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.0%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters7.6%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%

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

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Source: The Peoria Heights, 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.