Top 5 Best Champaign Public Middle Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public middle schools serving 2,709 students in Champaign, IL.
The top ranked public middle schools in Champaign, IL are Edison Middle School, Franklin Middle School and R E A D Y Program. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Champaign, IL public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Illinois public middle school average of 24%), and reading proficiency score of 20% (versus the 31% statewide average). Middle schools in Champaign have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public middle school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Middle Schools in Champaign, IL (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Edison Middle School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
306 W Green St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3771
Grades: 6-8
| 737 students
Rank: #22.
Franklin Middle School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 20%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
817 N Harris Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3819
Grades: 6-8
| 698 students
Rank: #33.
R E A D Y Program
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
45 E University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 239-0322
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: #44.
Jefferson Middle School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 18%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1115 Crescent Dr
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3790
Grades: 6-8
| 764 students
Rank: #55.
International Prep Academy
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1605 W Kirby Ave
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-3995
Grades: K-7
| 510 students
Rank: n/an/a
Actions Program
Alternative School
402 N Randolph St
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 351-3701
Grades: K-12
| n/a 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

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public middle schools in Champaign, IL?
The top ranked public middle schools in Champaign, IL include Edison Middle School, Franklin Middle School and R E A D Y Program.
How many public middle schools are located in Champaign, IL?
6 public middle schools are located in Champaign, IL.
What is the racial composition of students in Champaign, IL?
Champaign, IL public middle schools minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public middle schools average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

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