Carthage Public Schools

All Schools
(5)
High Schools
(3)
Middle Schools
(1)
Elementary
(1)
Pre-K
(1)
There are 5 public schools in Carthage, IL, serving 825 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.

Carthage, Illinois Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • CarthageCarthage Middle School
    210 South Adams St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-3914
    181 students | Gr. 5-8
  • Carthage
    Carthage Primary School
    210 South Adams St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-9202
    256 students | Gr. PK-4
  • Carthage
    Hancock County Academy
    Alternative School
    553 Main St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-6915
    Alternative School
    5 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Carthage
    Hancock County Learning Center
    Alternative School
    553 Main St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-2294
    Alternative School
    6 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Carthage
    Illini West High School
    600 Miller St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-2136
    377 students | Gr. 9-12

Town Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Parents’ Guide to Special Education: Rights and Education Plans
Parents’ Guide to Special Education: Rights and Education Plans
Special education law is not easy to decipher, with several regulations that govern special education services for disabled students. In this article, learn about the core components of the laws, rights, and individual education plans that can help create the best public school environment for your child.
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
Many school districts have implemented technology initiatives that provide laptops or tablets to students. While these technologies open opportunities for learning outside of school, they also require parental oversight to ensure children aren’t spending too much time online.
9 Smart Tips for Boosting Your Child’s Academic Success
Turn your child into a stronger student by creating the right support structure and expectations. Use these nine tips to help maximize your child's academic success.
Did You Know?
Carthage, 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 0.04, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Carthage is Carthage Primary. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.