Gallatin County Public Schools

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There are 3 public schools in Gallatin County, Illinois, serving 758 students.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois state average of 50%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Gallatin County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • JunctionGallatin Elementary School
    5175 Hwy 13
    JunctionIL62954
    (618)272-7008
    345 students | Gr. PK-4
  • Junction
    Gallatin High School
    5175 Hwy 13
    JunctionIL62954
    (618)272-5141
    214 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Junction
    Gallatin Junior High School
    5175 Hwy 13
    JunctionIL62954
    (618)272-7341
    199 students | Gr. 5-8

County Statistics

About Gallatin County County Statistics (IL) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 5,720 people 12,309,604 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 17% 24%
Median Household Income $36,406 $51,389
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Did You Know?
Gallatin County, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.06, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.95. The most diverse school district in Gallatin County is Gallatin Cusd 7 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.