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Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 103%
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Riverside school information

IndexRiversideIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores65%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:118:116:1
Total public schools63,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Riverside are 35% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Riverside
  • 95.0% of people in Riverside have completed 8th grade
  • 93.8% of people in Riverside have completed high school
  • 61.5% of people in Riverside have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Riverside

      IndexRiversideIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade95.0%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school93.8%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college80.1%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree65.6%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors61.5%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters30.8%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree12.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.1%1.2%1.3%

      Riverside, IL School Districts

      • Riverside School District 96
      • Riverside Brookfield Township School District 208

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Riverside. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Riverside, IL schools is 65%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Riverside, IL, an average of 95.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Brook, IL7,98879%64.2%
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64177%59.0%
      Hinsdale, IL17,43874%54.3%
      Western Springs, IL13,13374%54.0%
      River Forest, IL11,21767%38.2%
      Riverside, IL8,77965%34.9%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Collingdale, PA8,77731%36.6%
      Wharton, TX8,77331%36.3%
      Eagle Point, OR8,79043%11.1%
      St. Anthony, MN8,79069%42.4%
      New Windsor, NY8,79048%0.3%
      Riverside, IL8,77965%34.9%
      Source: The Riverside, 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.