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Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 73%

Rochester school information

IndexRochesterIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores36%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:118:116:1
Total public schools43,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Rochester are 25% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Rochester
  • 96.0% of people in Rochester have completed 8th grade
  • 95.5% of people in Rochester have completed high school
  • 52.3% of people in Rochester have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Rochester, IL Schools

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      Education level achieved in Rochester

      IndexRochesterIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade96.0%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school95.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college78.4%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree58.3%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors52.3%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters21.5%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.5%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.2%1.3%

      Rochester, IL School Districts

      • Rochester Community Unit School District 3A

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Rochester. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Rochester, IL schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Rochester, IL, an average of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sherman, IL4,40467%38%
      Cantrall, IL12145%6%
      Williamsville, IL1,34645%6%
      Chatham, IL12,56942%12%
      Athens, IL2,01337%23%
      Rochester, IL3,68736%25%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Harrisburg, OR3,68738%21%
      Northern Cambria, PA3,68654%12%
      Harrington, DE3,68851%6%
      Waverly, NE3,68659%22%
      Eveleth, MN3,68547%3%
      Rochester, IL3,68736%25%
      Source: The Rochester, 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.