Franklin County Public Schools

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There are 21 public schools in Franklin County, Illinois, serving 6,477 students.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Illinois state average of 50%.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Franklin County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • AkinAkin Community Consolidated Elementary School
    21962 Akin Blacktop
    AkinIL 62805
    (618)627-2180
    103 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BentonBenton Consolidated High School
    511 East Main St
    BentonIL 62812
    (618)439-3103
    593 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BentonBenton Grade School 5-8
    1000 Forrest St
    BentonIL 62812
    (618)438-4011
    453 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • BentonBenton Grade School K-4
    1000 East Mckenzie St
    BentonIL 62812
    (618)438-7181
    694 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • West FrankfortCentral Junior High School
    1500 East 9th St
    West FrankfortIL 62896
    (618)937-2444
    301 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • ChristopherChristopher Elementary School
    501 South Snider St
    ChristopherIL 62822
    (618)724-7604
    434 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ChristopherChristopher High School
    1 Bearcat Dr
    ChristopherIL 62822
    (618)724-9461
    255 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ChristopherChristopher Junior High School
    501 South Snider St
    ChristopherIL 62822
    (618)724-7604
    166 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • West FrankfortDenning Elementary School
    1401 West 6th St
    West FrankfortIL 62896
    (618)937-2464
    504 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • BentonEcho Juvenile Detention Center Program
    Alternative School
    409 East Washington St
    BentonIL 62812
    (618)983-6628
    Alternative School

    16 students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • EwingEwing-northern Elementary School
    51 North Main St
    EwingIL 62836
    (618)629-2181
    225 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • West FrankfortFrankfort Community High School
    601 East Main St
    West FrankfortIL 62896
    (618)932-3126
    524 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • West FrankfortFrankfort Intermediate School
    800 North Cherry St
    West FrankfortIL 62896
    (618)937-1412
    520 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • SesserHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Sesser-valier Elementary School
    4626 State Hwy 154
    SesserIL 62884
    (618)625-5105
    336 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SesserSesser-valier High School
    4626 State Hwy 154
    SesserIL 62884
    (618)625-5105
    216 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SesserSesser-valier Junior High School
    4626 State Hwy 154
    SesserIL 62884
    (618)625-5105
    179 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ThompsonvilleThompsonville Grade School
    21165 Shawneetown Rd
    ThompsonvilleIL 62890
    (618)627-2511
    256 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ThompsonvilleThompsonville High School
    21135 Shawneetown Rd
    ThompsonvilleIL 62890
    (618)627-2301
    95 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MulkeytownZeigler-royalton Elementary School
    4989 State Hwy 148
    MulkeytownIL 62865
    (618)596-2121
    361 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MulkeytownZeigler-royalton High School
    4989 State Hwy 148
    MulkeytownIL 62865
    (618)596-5841
    160 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MulkeytownZeigler-royalton Junior High School
    4989 State Hwy 148
    MulkeytownIL 62865
    (618)596-2121
    86 students | Gr. 7-8                      

County Statistics

About This County (Franklin) County Statistics (IL) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 40,512 people 12,309,604 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 17% 24%
Median Household Income n/a $51,389
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