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36%
  • Andrew Cooke Magnet Elementary School
  • 522 Belvidere Rd, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 474
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
28%
  • Little Fort Elementary School
  • 1775 Blanchard Rd, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 578
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
25%
  • Greenwood Elementary School
  • 1919 North Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 369
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
22%
  • John S Clark Elementary School
  • 601 Blanchard Rd, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 271
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
21%
  • Thomas Jefferson Middle School
  • 600 S Lewis Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 912
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
21%
  • North Elementary School
  • 410 Franklin St, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 680
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
18%
  • Washington Elementary School
  • 110 S Orchard Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 671
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
17%
  • Glen Flora Elementary School
  • 1110 Chestnut St, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 502
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
14%
  • Miguel Juarez Middle School
  • 201 N Butrick St, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 802
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
13%
  • Whittier Elementary School
  • 901 N Lewis Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 703
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
12%
  • Daniel Webster Middle School
  • 930 New York St, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 639
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
12%
  • H R Mccall Elementary School
  • 3215 N Mcaree Rd, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 496
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
11%
  • Robert E Abbott Middle School
  • 1319 Washington St, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 787
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
11%
  • Glenwood Elementary School
  • 2500 Northmoor Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 765
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
11%
  • Jack Benny Middle School
  • 1401 Montesano Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 611
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
10%
  • Waukegan High School
  • 2325 Brookside Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 4,476
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
10%
  • Clearview Elementary School
  • 1700 Delaware Rd, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 739
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
9%
  • Lyon Magnet Elementary School
  • 800 S Elmwood Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 536
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
9%
  • Oakdale Elementary School
  • 2230 N Mcaree Rd, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 647
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
8%
  • Hyde Park Elementary School
  • 1525 Hyde Park Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 339
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
5%
  • Carman-buckner Elementary School
  • 520 Helmholz Ave, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 731
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
n/a
  • Early Learning Center
  • 1721 N Mcaree Rd, Waukegan
  • Waukegan CUSD 60
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 192
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Waukegan school information

IndexWaukeganIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores15%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:118:116:1
Total public schools243,93879,221
Total private schools81,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Waukegan, IL educational system consists of 24 public schools, 8 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Waukegan public schools have average test scores of 15% which is 52% lower than than the Illinois average and 69% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Waukegan public schools is 22:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 68.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 66.0% have completed high school, 18.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Waukegan

IndexWaukeganIllinoisNational
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 15%. 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.

To customize your list of Waukegan 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 Waukegan, IL schools.

Source: The Waukegan, 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.