According to a new report by Wallethub, Illinois was ranked16th out of all 50 states with the best school system.
The report compared each state's funding, safety, class size and teacher credentials. Massachusetts ranked number one and New Mexico was reported to have the worst school system. It actually has the highest dropout rate, the second-lowest reading test scores, and the third-lowest math test scores.
While Illinois was ranked 16th overall, it has the third-lowest median SAT scores in the country.
To view the full report, click this link.