Top 10 Best Chicago Heights Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 28 public schools serving 9,783 students in Chicago Heights, IL. Chicago Heights has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Chicago Heights, IL are District 206 Alternative High School, Serena Hills Elementary School and Lincoln Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Chicago Heights, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Chicago Heights have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Chicago Heights, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
District 206 Alternative High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 W 10th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 754-4095
Grades: 9-12
| 63 students
Rank: #22.
Serena Hills Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
255 Pleasant Dr
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 647-7300
Grades: K-5
| 352 students
Rank: #33.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1520 Center Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4833
Grades: K-4
| 103 students
Rank: #44.
Kennedy Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1013 Division St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4830
Grades: K-8
| 249 students
Rank: #55.
Greenbriar Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
101 W Greenbriar Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4159
Grades: K-8
| 273 students
Rank: #66.
Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1101 E 10th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 758-2520
Grades: PK-4
| 269 students
Rank: #77.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
140 E 23rd St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4150
Grades: K-8
| 326 students
Rank: #88.
Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
800 E 14th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 758-1400
Grades: 5-8
| 169 students
Rank: #99.
Barack Obama School Of Ldership
Math: 13% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Concord Dr
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 668-9101
Grades: 4-8
| 388 students
Rank: #1010.
Sandridge Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2950 Glenwood-dyer
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 895-2450
Grades: K-8
| 346 students
Rank: #1111.
Bloom High School
Math: 12% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
101 W 10th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 755-1122
Grades: 9-12
| 1,681 students
Rank: #1212.
Washington-mckinley Elementary School
Math: 10% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
25 W 16th Pl
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4843
Grades: K-8
| 615 students
Rank: #1313.
Bloom Trail High School
Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
22331 Cottage Grove
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 758-7000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,266 students
Rank: #1414.
U S Grant Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2712 Miller Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4156
Grades: K-8
| 290 students
Rank: #1515.
Wilson Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
422 W 16th Pl
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4839
Grades: K-8
| 288 students
Rank: #1616.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 6% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
176 E 11th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4162
Grades: K-8
| 288 students
Rank: #1717.
Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 8% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1345 Sunnyside Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4836
Grades: K-8
| 508 students
Rank: #1818.
Strassburg Elementary School
Math: 3% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2002 223rd St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 758-4754
Grades: 3-5
| 424 students
Rank: #1919.
Rickover Junior High School
Math: ≤1% | Reading: 8%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
22151 Torrence Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 758-1900
Grades: 6-8
| 424 students
AcademyFor Lifelong Learning
Special Education School
410 Ashland Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 481-3600
Grades: 12
| 24 students
Highland School
828 Willow Dr
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-0008
Grades: PK
| 202 students
Regl Institutional Scholastic Excellence
Alternative School
Magnet School
405 Ashland Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 754-6600
Grades: 8-12
| 15 students
Speed Early Learning Center
Special Education School
1125 Division St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 481-6101
Grades: Inquire with school
| 139 students
Speed Independence Elementary School
Special Education School
1125 Division St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 481-6103
Grades: Inquire with school
| 45 students
Speed Independence High School
Special Education School
1125 Division St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 481-6103
Grades: 11-12
| 17 students
Speed Program For Adaptive Learn
Special Education School
1125 Division St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 481-6102
Grades: 12
| 125 students
Steger Primary Center
3411 Miller Avenue
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 753-4100
Grades: PK-1
| 350 students
1831 215th Pl
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 758-3322
Grades: PK-2
| 544 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Chicago Heights, Illinois

Chicago Heights, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
202 South Halsted St Rma170
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 709-7903
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
280 E 12th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4153
Grades: K-8
| 183 students
1401 E 13th Pl
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 758-2010
Grades: 3-5
| 221 students
25 West 16th Place
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4841
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students

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