Richmond school information

Average Test Scores34%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Richmond, IL educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Richmond public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 8% higher than than the Illinois average and 31% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Richmond public schools is 16:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.3% have completed high school, 23.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Richmond are 31% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Richmond.
  • 88.3% of people in Richmond have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.3% of people in Richmond have completed high school.
  • 23.2% of people in Richmond have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Richmond

Completed 8th grade88.3%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school88.3%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college54.4%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree33.8%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.2%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters3.9%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Bristol, WI4,95770%41%
Bohners Lake, WI2,19565%31%
Lake Geneva, WI7,75459%19%
Genoa City, WI3,02358%17%
Silver Lake, WI2,50658%17%
Richmond, IL2,03834%31%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Crow Agency, MT2,0385%90%
Victoria, VA2,03870%42%
Lavonia, GA2,03829%41%
Rocky Point, NC2,03933%33%
Hillsborough, NH2,03734%31%
Richmond, IL2,03834%31%
Source: The Richmond, 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.