Top 5 Best Carbondale Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,403 students in Carbondale, IL. Carbondale has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Carbondale, IL are Giant City Elementary School, Unity Point Elementary School and Carbondale Community High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Carbondale, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Carbondale have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Carbondale, IL Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Giant City Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1062 Boskydell Rd
Carbondale, IL 62902
(618) 457-5391
Grades: PK-8
| 211 students
Rank: #22.
Unity Point Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4033 S Illinois Ave
Carbondale, IL 62903
(618) 529-4151
Grades: PK-8
| 682 students
Rank: #33.
Carbondale Community High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(4)
1301 E Walnut St
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-3371
Grades: 9-12
| 990 students
Rank: #44.
Lewis School
Math: 18% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S Lewis Ln
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-5393
Grades: 4-5
| 303 students
Rank: #55.
Thomas Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1025 N Wall St
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-6226
Grades: 2-3
| 328 students
Rank: #66.
Carbondale Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1150 E Grand Ave
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-2174
Grades: 6-8
| 427 students
121 N Parrish Ln
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-5781
Grades: PK-1
| 462 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Carbondale, Illinois

Carbondale, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Po Box 968
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-6127
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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