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Waukegan school information

Index Waukegan Illinois National
Average Test Scores20%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio22:118:116:1
Total public schools243,93879,221
Total private schools81,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Waukegan are 58% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 24 public schools in Waukegan
  • 68.2% of people in Waukegan have completed 8th grade
  • 66.0% of people in Waukegan have completed high school
  • 18.5% of people in Waukegan have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Waukegan

      Index Waukegan Illinois National
      Completed 8th grade68.2%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school66.0%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college41.9%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.0%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.5%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters5.9%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

      Waukegan, IL School Districts

      • Waukegan Community Unit School District 60

      There are a total of 24 public schools, 8 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Waukegan. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Waukegan, IL schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Waukegan, IL, an average of 68.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 66.0% have completed high school.

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Lincolnshire, IL7,69478%62.8%
      Bannockburn, IL1,19477%60.4%
      Deerfield, IL19,03077%59.4%
      Libertyville, IL20,30071%48.7%
      Long Grove, IL7,90770%46.5%
      Waukegan, IL87,15720%58.0%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Ogden, UT87,17537%23.8%
      St. George, UT87,17649%1.0%
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      Citrus Heights, CA87,66532%32.6%
      Fayetteville, AR86,62260%24.8%
      Waukegan, IL87,15720%58.0%
      Source: The Waukegan, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 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.