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Avg. test scores 9%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 68%
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Plainfield school information

IndexPlainfieldIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores44%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio23:118:116:1
Total public schools193,93879,221
Total private schools51,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Plainfield are 9% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 19 public schools in Plainfield
  • 95.9% of people in Plainfield have completed 8th grade
  • 95.4% of people in Plainfield have completed high school
  • 50.9% of people in Plainfield have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Plainfield

      IndexPlainfieldIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade95.9%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school95.4%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college79.4%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree60.6%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors50.9%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters19.1%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.3%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.3%

      Plainfield, IL School Districts

      • Plainfield School District 202
      • Oswego Community Unit School District 308

      There are a total of 19 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Plainfield. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Plainfield, IL schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In Plainfield, IL, an average of 95.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64177%59.0%
      Naperville, IL145,78965%34.7%
      Lisle, IL22,98956%16.4%
      Big Rock, IL1,13955%13.3%
      Manhattan, IL7,40554%12.2%
      Plainfield, IL41,88144%9.5%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Urbana, IL41,94119%61.6%
      Burleson, TX41,96252%9.0%
      Bozeman, MT41,76165%35.3%
      Catonsville, MD42,02740%17.6%
      Kearny, NJ42,02941%13.9%
      Plainfield, IL41,88144%9.5%
      Source: The Plainfield, 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.