Avg. test scores 38%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 24%

Wood Dale school information

IndexWood DaleIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores30%33%48%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools43,93879,221
Total private schools21,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Wood Dale are 38% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Wood Dale
  • 86.4% of people in Wood Dale have completed 8th grade
  • 85.1% of people in Wood Dale have completed high school
  • 23.2% of people in Wood Dale have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Wood Dale

      IndexWood DaleIllinoisNational
      Completed 8th grade86.4%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school85.1%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college52.8%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.1%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors23.2%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters7.6%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

      Wood Dale, IL School Districts

      • Wood Dale School District 7

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Wood Dale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wood Dale, IL schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Wood Dale, IL, an average of 86.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Brook, IL7,98879%64%
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64177%59%
      Deerfield, IL18,68677%59%
      Hinsdale, IL17,43874%54%
      Western Springs, IL13,13374%54%
      Wood Dale, IL13,90830%38%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Marietta, OH13,91262%29%
      Chesterton, IN13,91259%23%
      Hayden, ID13,91637%23%
      Harper Woods, MI13,89521%57%
      Hazel Crest, IL13,92421%56%
      Wood Dale, IL13,90830%38%
      Source: The Wood Dale, 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.