Top 10 Best Champaign County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 63 public schools serving 24,591 students in Champaign County, IL. Champaign County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Champaign County, IL are Prairieview-ogden Jr High School, Mahomet-seymour High School and Prairieview-ogden North Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Champaign County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Champaign County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Champaign County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Prairieview-ogden Jr High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2499 County Road 2100 E
Thomasboro, IL 61878
(217) 694-4122
Grades: 7-8
| 48 students
Rank: #22.
Mahomet-seymour High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
302 W State St
Mahomet, IL 61853
(217) 586-4962
Grades: 9-12
| 987 students
Rank: #33.
Prairieview-ogden North Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Po Box 27
Royal, IL 61871
(217) 583-3300
Grades: PK-4
| 104 students
Rank: #44.
St Joseph-ogden High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Po Box 890
Saint Joseph, IL 61873
(217) 469-2332
Grades: 9-12
| 433 students
Rank: #55.
Carrie Busey Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
304 Prairie Rose Ln
Savoy, IL 61874
(217) 351-3811
Grades: K-5
| 441 students
Rank: #66.
Mahomet-seymour Jr High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
201 W State St
Mahomet, IL 61853
(217) 586-4415
Grades: 6-8
| 753 students
Rank: #77.
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
| 443 students
Rank: #88.
St Joseph Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Po Box 409
Saint Joseph, IL 61873
(217) 469-2334
Grades: 5-8
| 360 students
Rank: #99.
Unity East
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1638 County Road 1000 N
Philo, IL 61864
(217) 684-5218
Grades: PK-5
| 251 students
Rank: #1010.
St Joseph Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Po Box 409
Saint Joseph, IL 61873
(217) 469-2291
Grades: PK-4
| 441 students
Rank: #1111.
South Side Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
715 S New St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3890
Grades: K-5
| 273 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Gifford Grade School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Po Box 70
Gifford, IL 61847
(217) 568-7733
Grades: K-8
| 163 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Prairieview-ogden South Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
304 N Market St
Ogden, IL 61859
(217) 582-2725
Grades: K-6
| 104 students
Rank: #1414.
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
| 361 students
Rank: #1515.
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
| 1,452 students
Rank: #1616.
Dr Howard Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
110 N. James
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3866
Grades: K-5
| 354 students
Rank: #1717.
Lincoln Trail Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
102 E State St
Mahomet, IL 61853
(217) 586-2811
Grades: 3-5
| 719 students
Rank: #1818.
Unity West
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1035 County Road 600 N
Tolono, IL 61880
(217) 485-3918
Grades: K-5
| 416 students
Rank: #1919.
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
| 430 students
Rank: #2020.
Heritage Jr High And Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
512 W 1st St
Homer, IL 61849
(217) 896-2421
Grades: PK-8
| 250 students
Rank: #2121.
Fisher Jr/sr High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
111 W Division St
Fisher, IL 61843
(217) 897-1225
Grades: 7-12
| 264 students
Rank: #2222.
Centennial High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
913 Crescent Dr
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3954
Grades: 9-12
| 1,398 students
Rank: #2323.
Unity Jr High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1121 County Road 800 N
Tolono, IL 61880
(217) 485-6735
Grades: 6-8
| 374 students
Rank: #2424.
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
| 363 students
Rank: #2525.
Unity High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1127 County Road 800 N
Tolono, IL 61880
(217) 485-6230
Grades: 9-12
| 524 students
Rank: #2626.
Fisher Grade School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S 5th St
Fisher, IL 61843
(217) 897-1133
Grades: K-6
| 320 students
Rank: #2727.
Leal Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
312 W Oregon St
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 384-3618
Grades: K-5
| 350 students
Rank: #2828.
Ludlow Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Po Box 130
Ludlow, IL 60949
(217) 396-5261
Grades: K-8
| 56 students
Rank: #2929.
International Prep Academy
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1605 W Kirby Ave
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3995
Grades: K-6
| 432 students
Rank: #3030.
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
| 433 students
Rank: #3131.
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
| 709 students
Rank: #3232.
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
| 772 students
Rank: #3333.
Urbana High School
Math: 22% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1002 S Race St
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 384-3505
Grades: 9-12
| 1,175 students
Rank: #3434.
Jefferson Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1115 Crescent Dr
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3790
Grades: 6-8
| 803 students
Rank: #3535.
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
| 438 students
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Champaign County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
200 South Century Blvd
Rantoul, IL 61866
(217) 892-8877
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
3 Henson Place
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 355-1382
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
512 West 1st St
Homer, IL 61849
(217) 896-2421
Grades: 6-8
| 114 students
Po Box 99
Ogden, IL 61859
(217) 582-2725
Grades: K-8
| 139 students
512 W Church Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 239-0322
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Po Box 409
Saint Joseph, IL 61873
(217) 469-2291
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Po Box 198
Mahomet, IL 61853
(217) 586-4583
Grades: 1-2
| 453 students
200 South Century Blvd
Rantoul, IL 61866
(217) 834-3559
Grades: PK
| n/a students
201 S Sheldon St
Rantoul, IL 61866
(217) 893-4171
Grades: 6-8
| 37 students

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