Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 19%

Prospect Heights school information

IndexProspect HeightsIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores47%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:118:116:1
Total public schools43,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Prospect Heights are 5% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Prospect Heights
  • 83.5% of people in Prospect Heights have completed 8th grade
  • 83.3% of people in Prospect Heights have completed high school
  • 36.1% of people in Prospect Heights have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Prospect Heights

      IndexProspect HeightsIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade83.5%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school83.3%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college61.0%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree42.3%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.1%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters14.8%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.1%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.2%1.3%

      Prospect Heights, IL School Districts

      • Prospect Heights School District 23

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Prospect Heights. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Prospect Heights, IL schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Prospect Heights, IL, an average of 83.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kenilworth, IL2,61377%56%
      South Barrington, IL4,76677%55%
      Green Oaks, IL3,83276%53%
      Lincolnshire, IL7,29174%51%
      River Forest, IL11,21772%46%
      Prospect Heights, IL16,33147%5%

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      Prospect Heights, IL16,33147%5%
      Source: The Prospect 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.