Top Illinois Public Schools Eligible For Free Lunch

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Approximately 47% of public school students in Illinois are eligible for free lunch (2021).
The public schools with the highest eligible for free lunch are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest percentage of students eligible for free lunch in Illinois is Adams County Juvenile Detention Center with 100% of students eligible.

Public Schools Eligible For Free Lunch in Illinois (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Eligible for Free Lunch Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-841.- 84. Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 5-12200 N 52nd St
    QuincyIL 62305
    (217) 223-8700

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Bi-county Sp Ed Preschool ProgramSpecial Education School
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 4-5506 W 4th St Ste B
    SterlingIL 61081
    (815) 622-0858

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Broadmeadow Elementary SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: PK-5500 Sunview Rd
    RantoulIL 61866
    (217) 892-2194

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Cairo Jr/sr High SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 6-124201 Sycamore St
    CairoIL 62914
    (618) 734-4102

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84. Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 6-12230 N Kolmar Ave
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773) 417-2045

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Carl Sandburg Elementary SchoolMath: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: K-51100 Lilac Ln
    JolietIL 60435
    (815) 725-0281

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Centralia Junior High SchoolMath: 11% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 5-8900 S Pine St
    CentraliaIL 62801
    (618) 532-1907

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Clay Court
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: PK310 N Clay Ct
    JacksonvilleIL 62650
    (217) 243-7402

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Coolidge RsspAlternative School
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 83428 Ave Of Cities
    MolineIL 61265
    (309) 743-8587

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Cope Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 101725b Shomaker Dr
    MurphysboroIL 62966
    (618) 684-2913

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 214)Special Education School
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 121900 E Thomas St
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847) 463-8174

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Diekman Elementary SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: PK-615121 Dorchester Ave
    DoltonIL 60419
    (708) 841-3838

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Dirksen Junior High SchoolMath: 13% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 6-8203 S Midland Ave
    JolietIL 60436
    (815) 729-1566

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Douglas SchoolMath: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 6-12444 W Reynolds St
    SpringfieldIL 62702
    (217) 525-4400

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Dulles Elementary SchoolMath: 3% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: PK-86311 S Calumet Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773) 535-0690

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 9-123000 S King Dr
    ChicagoIL 60616
    (773) 534-9000

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Dupage AlopAlternative School
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 10-11421 N County Farm Rd
    WheatonIL 60187
    (630) 407-5772

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Eastlawn Elementary SchoolMath: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: PK-5650 N Maplewood Dr
    RantoulIL 61866
    (217) 892-2131

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Egyptian Junior High SchoolMath: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 6-820023 Diswood Rd
    TammsIL 62988
    (618) 776-5251

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Egyptian Senior High SchoolMath: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 9-1220023 Diswood Rd
    TammsIL 62988
    (618) 776-5251

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Eisenhower AcademyMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 1-5406 Burke Dr
    JolietIL 60433
    (815) 723-0233

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Evelyn Alexander SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: K-31210 Adams St
    North ChicagoIL 60064
    (847) 689-7345

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Farragut Elementary SchoolMath: 5% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: K-5701 Glenwood Ave
    JolietIL 60435
    (815) 723-0394

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84. Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: K1101 S Locust St
    CentraliaIL 62801
    (618) 532-1907

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Flex ProgramAlternative School
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 12704 W Abe St
    PlanoIL 60545
    (630) 552-3178

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Forrestal Elementary SchoolMath: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: K-32833 E Washington
    Great LakesIL 60088
    (847) 689-6310

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Gateway School
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 9-121625 Deep Lake Rd
    Lake VillaIL 60046
    (847) 838-7679

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Glenview Middle SchoolMath: 11% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 5-83100 7th St
    East MolineIL 61244
    (309) 755-1919

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Gompers Junior High SchoolMath: 17% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 6-81501 Copperfield Ave
    JolietIL 60432
    (815) 727-5276

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Grant Primary
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: K1801 N 36th Ave
    Stone ParkIL 60165
    (708) 345-3625

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Greenbriar Elementary SchoolMath: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: K-8101 W Greenbriar Ave
    Chicago HeightsIL 60411
    (708) 756-4159

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Highland School
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: PK828 Willow Dr
    Chicago HeightsIL 60411
    (708) 756-0008

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Holmes Elementary SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: PK-8955 W Garfield Blvd
    ChicagoIL 60621
    (773) 535-9025

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Hufford Junior High SchoolMath: 21% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: 6-81125 N Larkin Ave
    JolietIL 60435
    (815) 725-3540

  • Rank: #1-841.- 84.
    Isaac Singleton Elementary SchoolMath: 13% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
    Grades: K-51451 Copperfield Ave
    JolietIL 60432
    (815) 723-0228

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