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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools in Bethalto, IL, serving 2,099 students. Bethalto has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Bethalto, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Bethalto have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Bethalto, IL are Parkside Primary School, Wilbur Trimpe Middle School and Civic Memorial High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Bethalto, IL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Parkside Primary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    600 E Central St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-4100

    Grades: 2-3 | 352 students
  • Wilbur Trimpe Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    910 2nd St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-7240

    Grades: 6-8 | 563 students
  • Civic Memorial High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 School St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-7220

    Grades: 9-12 | 768 students
  • Bethalto East Primary School
    309 Albers Pl
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-7250

    Grades: PK-1 | 402 students
  • Cm West
    101 School St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 377-7208

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a student
  • Journeys South Special Education School
    101 School St
    Bethalto, IL 62010
    (618) 210-6485

    Grades: Inquire with school | 14 students
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