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  • Taylorville Jr High School
  • 120 E Bidwell St, Taylorville
  • Taylorville CUSD 3
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 777
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Memorial Elementary School
  • 101 E Adams St, Taylorville
  • Taylorville CUSD 3
  • Grades: 3 - 4 · Students: 311
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
  • Taylorville Sr High School
  • 815 W Springfield Rd, Taylorville
  • Taylorville CUSD 3
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 809
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • North Elementary School
  • 805 N Cherokee St, Taylorville
  • Taylorville CUSD 3
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 526
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1

Taylorville school information

Average Test Scores25%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio36:118:116:1
Total public schools73,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Taylorville, IL educational system consists of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Taylorville public schools have average test scores of 25% which is 19% lower than than the Illinois average and 49% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Taylorville public schools is 36:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.4% have completed high school, 15.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Taylorville

Completed 8th grade83.0%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school80.4%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college43.8%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.9%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.5%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.6%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

Taylorville, IL School Districts

Taylorville Community Unit School District 3

There are a total of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Taylorville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Taylorville, IL schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 36:1. In Taylorville, IL, an average of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Taylorville schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Taylorville, IL schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rochester, IL3,68740%19%
Pawnee, IL2,73835%30%
Assumption, IL1,22825%50%
Edinburg, IL1,15623%53%
Morrisonville, IL1,05522%55%
Taylorville, IL11,08125%49%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lawrenceburg, KY11,08154%9%
Smyrna, DE11,08147%4%
Halfway, MD11,07214%71%
Viera East, FL11,09049%0%
Kaneohe Station, HI11,07256%14%
Taylorville, IL11,08125%49%
Source: The Taylorville, 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.