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Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 49%

Towanda school information

IndexTowandaIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores37%31%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a18:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a3,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Towanda are 25% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Towanda
  • 87.5% of people in Towanda have completed 8th grade
  • 87.5% of people in Towanda have completed high school
  • 15.4% of people in Towanda have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Towanda

      IndexTowandaIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade87.5%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school87.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college39.7%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.3%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.4%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters3.8%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Towanda, IL School Districts

      • McLean County Unit School District 5

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Towanda. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Towanda, IL schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Towanda, IL, an average of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Downs, IL97161%23%
      Carlock, IL58350%1%
      Danvers, IL1,29142%15%
      Gridley, IL1,42641%16%
      Normal, IL54,53438%23%
      Towanda, IL44137%25%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rio Oso, CA44135%30%
      Bonaparte, IA44165%31%
      South Wayne, WI44146%8%
      Wilcox, NE44167%36%
      Patrick, SC44155%11%
      Towanda, IL44137%25%
      Source: The Towanda, 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.