Avg. test scores 69%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 28%

Rock Island school information

IndexRock IslandIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores15%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools163,93879,221
Total private schools41,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools23067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Rock Island are 69% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 16 public schools in Rock Island
  • 83.6% of people in Rock Island have completed 8th grade
  • 82.5% of people in Rock Island have completed high school
  • 21.9% of people in Rock Island have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Rock Island

      IndexRock IslandIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade83.6%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school82.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college57.1%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.7%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.9%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters7.3%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.2%1.3%

      Rock Island, IL School Districts

      • Rock Island School District 41

      There are a total of 16 public schools, 4 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Rock Island. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Rock Island, IL schools is 15%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Rock Island, IL, an average of 83.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Riverdale, IA48192%86%
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      Eldridge, IA6,12289%81%
      Le Claire, IA3,93188%80%
      Rock Island, IL38,64715%69%

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      Rock Island, IL38,64715%69%
      Source: The Rock Island, 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.