Riverdale school information

Average Test Scores11%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:118:116:1
Total public schools53,93879,221
Total private schools31,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Riverdale, IL educational system consists of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Riverdale public schools have average test scores of 11% which is 65% lower than than the Illinois average and 78% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Riverdale public schools is 22:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.8% have completed high school, 13.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Riverdale are 78% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Riverdale.
  • 82.5% of people in Riverdale have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.8% of people in Riverdale have completed high school.
  • 13.3% of people in Riverdale have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Riverdale

Completed 8th grade82.5%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school81.8%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college51.3%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.7%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.3%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.4%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.2%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Munster, IN23,10383%69%
St. John, IN15,77779%60%
Highland, IN23,10774%50%
Western Springs, IL13,13373%49%
Schererville, IN28,89973%49%
Riverdale, IL13,04711%78%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Shiloh, IL13,05050%1%
Lindsay, CA13,05217%66%
Oakland, NJ13,04160%21%
Stoughton, WI13,04154%10%
Hampton Bays, NY13,04049%1%
Riverdale, IL13,04711%78%
Source: The Riverdale, 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.