Top Illinois Public Schools Eligible For Free Lunch

Approximately 47% of public school students in Illinois are eligible for free lunch (2022).
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 (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 5-12
200 N 52nd St
Quincy, IL 62305
(217) 223-8700
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Bi-county Sp Ed Preschool Program
Special Education School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 4-5
506 W 4th St Ste B
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 622-0858
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Broadmeadow Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: PK-5
500 Sunview Rd
Rantoul, IL 61866
(217) 892-2194
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Cairo Jr/sr High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 6-12
4201 Sycamore St
Cairo, IL 62914
(618) 734-4102
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 6-12
230 N Kolmar Ave
Chicago, IL 60624
(773) 417-2045
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Carl Sandburg Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: K-5
1100 Lilac Ln
Joliet, IL 60435
(815) 725-0281
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 5-8
900 S Pine St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1907
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Clay Court
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: PK
310 N Clay Ct
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 243-7402
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Coolidge Rssp
Alternative School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 8
3428 Ave Of Cities
Moline, IL 61265
(309) 743-8587
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Cope Alternative School
Alternative School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 10
1725b Shomaker Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 684-2913
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 214)
Special Education School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 12
1900 E Thomas St
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 463-8174
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Diekman Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: PK-6
15121 Dorchester Ave
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 841-3838
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Dirksen Junior High School
Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 6-8
203 S Midland Ave
Joliet, IL 60436
(815) 729-1566
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Douglas School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 6-12
444 W Reynolds St
Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 525-4400
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Dulles Elementary School
Math: 4% | Reading: 6%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: PK-8
6311 S Calumet Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 535-0690
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 9-12
3000 S King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616
(773) 534-9000
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Dupage Alop
Alternative School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 10-11
421 N County Farm Rd
Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 407-5772
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Eastlawn Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: PK-5
650 N Maplewood Dr
Rantoul, IL 61866
(217) 892-2131
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Egyptian Junior High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 6-8
20023 Diswood Rd
Tamms, IL 62988
(618) 776-5251
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Egyptian Senior High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 9-12
20023 Diswood Rd
Tamms, IL 62988
(618) 776-5251
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Eisenhower Academy
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 1-5
406 Burke Dr
Joliet, IL 60433
(815) 723-0233
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Evelyn Alexander School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: K-3
1210 Adams St
North Chicago, IL 60064
(847) 689-7345
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Farragut Elementary School
Math: 5% | Reading: 9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: K-5
701 Glenwood Ave
Joliet, IL 60435
(815) 723-0394
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: K
1101 S Locust St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1907
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Flex Program
Alternative School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 12
704 W Abe St
Plano, IL 60545
(630) 552-3178
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Forrestal Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: K-3
2833 E Washington
Great Lakes, IL 60088
(847) 689-6310
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Gateway School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 9-12
1625 Deep Lake Rd
Lake Villa, IL 60046
(847) 838-7679
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Glenview Middle School
Math: 13% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 5-8
3100 7th St
East Moline, IL 61244
(309) 755-1919
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Gompers Junior High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 6-8
1501 Copperfield Ave
Joliet, IL 60432
(815) 727-5276
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Grant Primary
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: K
1801 N 36th Ave
Stone Park, IL 60165
(708) 345-3625
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Greenbriar Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: K-8
101 W Greenbriar Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4159
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Highland School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: PK
828 Willow Dr
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-0008
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Holmes Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: PK-8
955 W Garfield Blvd
Chicago, IL 60621
(773) 535-9025
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Hufford Junior High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: 6-8
1125 N Larkin Ave
Joliet, IL 60435
(815) 725-3540
Rank: #1 - 841. - 84.
Isaac Singleton Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 100%
Grades: K-5
1451 Copperfield Ave
Joliet, IL 60432
(815) 723-0228
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