Top 10 Best Champaign Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 9,563 students in Champaign, IL. Champaign has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Champaign, IL are Bottenfield Elementary School, South Side Elementary School and Washington Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Champaign, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Champaign have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Champaign, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bottenfield Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1801 S Prospect Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3807
Grades: K-5
| 458 students
Rank: #22.
South Side Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
712 S Pine St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3890
Grades: K-5
| 303 students
Rank: #33.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
606 E Grove St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3901
Grades: K-5
| 408 students
Rank: #44.
Central High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
610 W University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3914
Grades: 9-12
| 1,282 students
Rank: #55.
Dr Howard Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1117 W Park Ave
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3866
Grades: K-5
| 314 students
Rank: #66.
Vernon L Barkstall Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2201 Hallbeck Dr
Champaign, IL 61822
(217) 373-5580
Grades: K-5
| 455 students
Rank: #77.
Centennial High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
913 Crescent Dr
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3954
Grades: 9-12
| 1,404 students
Rank: #88.
Kenwood Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
1001 Stratford Dr
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3815
Grades: K-5
| 343 students
Rank: #99.
International Prep Academy
Magnet School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1605 W Kirby Ave
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3995
Grades: K-5
| 302 students
Rank: #1010.
Robeson Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2501 Southmoor Dr
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3884
Grades: K-5
| 422 students
Rank: #1111.
Franklin Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
817 N Harris Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3819
Grades: 6-8
| 648 students
Rank: #1212.
Edison Middle School
Math: 25% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
306 W Green St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3771
Grades: 6-8
| 719 students
Rank: #1313.
Jefferson Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1115 Crescent Dr
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3790
Grades: 6-8
| 717 students
Rank: #1414.
Westview Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
703 S Russell St
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3905
Grades: K-5
| 422 students
Rank: #1515.
Stratton Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
902 N Randolph St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 373-7330
Grades: K-5
| 488 students
Rank: #1616.
Novak Academy
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
815 N Randolph St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 352-4328
Grades: 9-12
| 42 students
Rank: #1717.
Garden Hills Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 Garden Hills Dr
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3872
Grades: K-5
| 447 students
Actions Program
1103 N Neil St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3701
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
809 N Neil St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3881
Grades: PK
| 295 students
R E A D Y Program
Alternative School
45 E University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 239-0322
Grades: 10
| 94 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Champaign, Illinois

Champaign, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3 Henson Place
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 355-1382
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
512 W Church Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 239-0322
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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