Best 61231 Illinois Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 499 students in 61231, IL.
The top ranked public elementary schools in 61231, IL are Mercer County Intermediate School and Apollo Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in zipcode 61231 have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Illinois public elementary school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 30% statewide average). Elementary schools in 61231, IL have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the Illinois public elementary school average of 54% (majority Hispanic).

Best 61231, IL Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mercer County Intermediate School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1002 Sw 6th St
Aledo, IL 61231
(309) 582-2441
Grades: 5-6
| 186 students
Rank: #22.
Apollo Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
801 Sw 9th St
Aledo, IL 61231
(309) 582-5350
Grades: PK-4
| 313 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 61231 Illinois

61231, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1002 S W 6th St
Aledo, IL 61231
(309) 582-2441
Grades: 6-8
| 202 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in 61231, IL?
The top ranked public elementary schools in 61231, IL include Mercer County Intermediate School and Apollo Elementary School.
How many public elementary schools are located in 61231, IL?
2 public elementary schools are located in 61231, IL.
What is the racial composition of students in 61231, IL?
61231, IL public elementary schools minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the Illinois public elementary schools average of 54% (majority Hispanic).

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