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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 383 students in Cairo, IL. Cairo has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Cairo, IL are Cairo Elementary School and Cairo Jr/sr High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cairo, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 5% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 6% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Cairo have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Cairo, IL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Cairo Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3101 Elm St
    Cairo, IL 62914
    (618) 734-1027

    Grades: PK-5 | 213 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Cairo Jr/sr High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4201 Sycamore St
    Cairo, IL 62914
    (618) 734-4102

    Grades: 6-12 | 170 students
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