Vernon Hills school information

IndexVernon HillsIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores48%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:118:116:1
Total public schools83,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Vernon Hills, IL educational system consists of 8 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Vernon Hills public schools have average test scores of 48% which is 54% higher than than the Illinois average and 2% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Vernon Hills public schools is 23:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.4% have completed high school, 61.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Vernon Hills are 2% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Vernon Hills.
  • 96.3% of people in Vernon Hills have completed 8th grade.
  • 95.4% of people in Vernon Hills have completed high school.
  • 61.1% of people in Vernon Hills have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Vernon Hills

IndexVernon HillsIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade96.3%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school95.4%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college81.8%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree65.4%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors61.1%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters24.3%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.8%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.4%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Vernon Hills (high school & post-secondary)

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Source: The Vernon Hills, 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.