Top 5 Best Chatham Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 4,806 students in Chatham, IL. Chatham has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Chatham, IL are Glenwood High School, Chatham Elementary School and Ball Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Chatham, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Chatham have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Chatham, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Glenwood High School
Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1501 E Plummer Blvd
Chatham, IL 62629
(217) 483-2424
Grades: 9-12
| 1,403 students
Rank: #22.
Chatham Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
525 S College St
Chatham, IL 62629
(217) 483-2411
Grades: K-4
| 581 students
Rank: #33.
Ball Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1015 New City Rd
Chatham, IL 62629
(217) 483-2414
Grades: PK-4
| 653 students
Rank: #44.
Glenwood Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1401 E Plummer Blvd
Chatham, IL 62629
(217) 483-6704
Grades: K-4
| 701 students
Rank: #55.
Glenwood Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
595 Chatham Rd
Chatham, IL 62629
(217) 483-2481
Grades: 7-8
| 743 students
Rank: #66.
Glenwood Intermediate School
Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
465 Chatham Rd
Chatham, IL 62629
(217) 483-1183
Grades: 5-6
| 725 students

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