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Thornton Township, Illinois Education Analysis

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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Thornton Township, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Thornton Township, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 423   (0.85%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 246   (0.5%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 710   (1.43%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,679   (3.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 891   (1.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,580   (3.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,701   (3.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2,750   (5.55%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 15,517   (31.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4,327   (8.73%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 9,121   (18.4%)
  • Associate Degree: 3,214   (6.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5,447   (10.99%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,466   (2.96%)
  • Professional School Degree: 323   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 174   (0.35%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 449   (0.71%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 357   (0.57%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 634   (1.01%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2,291   (3.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,137   (1.81%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,961   (3.12%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,693   (2.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2,913   (4.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 18,422   (29.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 5,863   (9.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 12,237   (19.48%)
  • Associate Degree: 4,824   (7.68%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 7,081   (11.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,425   (3.86%)
  • Professional School Degree: 411   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 117   (0.19%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,956

5 to 9 years : 8,864

10 to 14 years : 10,613

15 to 17 years : 7,136

18 and 19 years : 3,030

20 to 24 years : 4,078

25 to 34 years : 2,701

35 years and over : 2,698

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 536

5 to 9 years : 1,766

10 to 14 years : 1,286

15 to 17 years : 809

18 and 19 years : 462

20 to 24 years : 1,004

25 to 34 years : 1,014

35 years and over : 966

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,595

5 to 9 years : 418

10 to 14 years : 357

15 to 17 years : 375

18 and 19 years : 1,553

20 to 24 years : 7,078

25 to 34 years : 18,668

35 years and over : 85,400


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • Thornton Twp Hsd 205


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 465 E 170th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 225-4000, Students: 6,554 )

  • South Holland Sd 151


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 320 E 161st Pl, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-1516, Students: 1,594 )

  • South Holland Sd 150


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 848 E 170th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-4240, Students: 1,136 )

  • Exc Children Have Opportunities


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 350 W 154th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-7880, Students: 649 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • Greenwood Elem School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 16800 Greenwood, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-4433, Students: 477 )

  • New Beginnings Learning Academy


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 156th & Clyde Ave, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 768-5200, Students: 463 )

  • Mckinley Jr High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 16949 Cottage Gr, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-8500, Students: 404 )

  • Madison School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 15700 Orchid Dr, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-2117, Students: 372 )

  • Eisenhower School


    ( Grades: 2-3, Location: 16001 Minerva Ave, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-5900, Students: 320 )

  • Mckinley Elem School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 850 E 170th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-4748, Students: 255 )

  • Echo School


    ( Grades: 4-12, Location: 350 W 154th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 596-3200, Students: 165 )

  • Macarthur/echo Elementary


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 640 E 168th Pl, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-7812, Students: 140 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • Thornwood High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 17101 S Park Ave, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 225-4701, Students: 2,221 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Thornton Township, Illinois

Largest Schools (Private) In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • Christ Our Savior West Campus


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 900 E 154th Street, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-8173, Students: 380 )

  • Calvary Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 16300 State Street, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-5471, Students: 347 )

  • Calvin Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 528 E 161st Place, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 331-5027, Students: 247 )

  • Protestant Reformed Christian


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 16511 S Park Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-9197, Students: 136 )

  • Laren Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 425 E 164th Street, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-4274, Students: 28 )

  • The Alphabet Campus Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 109, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 206-1122, Students: 23 )

  • Cmecca School-lda


    ( Grades: K-9, Location: 15455 S Park Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-0287, Students: 17 )

  • First Step Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 15045 State Street, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 331-9393, Students: 8 )

Academic Libraries In Thornton Township, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • South Holland Public Library


    16250 Wausau Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Thornton Township, Illinois


  • Chicagoland Historical Bus Museum


    17017 Everett Ave, South Holland, IL 60473

  • Midwest Carvers Museum


    16236 Vincennes Ave, South Holland, IL 60473

  • South Holland Historical Society


    474 E 163rd Street, South Holland, IL 60473

(updated 2014)



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