Top 10 Best 60608 Illinois Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 8,729 students in 60608, IL (there are 14 private schools, serving 3,981 private students). 69% of all K-12 students in 60608, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in 60608, IL are Armour Elementary School, Simpson High School For Young Women and Orozco Elementary Fine Arts & Sciences. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 60608 have an average math proficiency score of 11% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 14% (versus the 31% statewide average). Schools in 60608, IL have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best 60608, IL Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Armour Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
950 W 33rd Pl
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-4530
Grades: PK-8
| 257 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Simpson High School For Young Women
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1321 S Paulina St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7812
Grades: 6-12
| 0 students
Rank: #33.
Orozco Elementary Fine Arts & Sciences
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1940 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7215
Grades: PK-8
| 267 students
Rank: #44.
Everett Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3419 S Bell Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-4550
Grades: PK-5
| 115 students
Rank: #55.
Holden Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1104 W 31st St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-7200
Grades: PK-8
| 424 students
Rank: #66.
Pickard Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2301 W 21st Pl
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-7280
Grades: PK-8
| 328 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Jungman Elementary School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1746 S Miller St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7375
Grades: PK-8
| 203 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Whittier Elementary School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 W 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-4590
Grades: PK-8
| 189 students
Rank: #99.
Noble St Chtr-uic College Prep
Charter School
Math: 13% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1231 S Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 768-4858
Grades: 9-12
| 911 students
Rank: #1010.
Plamondon Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2642 W 15th Pl
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-1789
Grades: K-8
| 125 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Acero Chtr Sch Network - Bartolome De Las Casas
Charter School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1641 W 16th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 432-3224
Grades: K-8
| 254 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Perez Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1241 W 19th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7650
Grades: PK-8
| 287 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Chicago Technology High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1301 W 14th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7755
Grades: 9-12
| 408 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Cook Co Juvenile Detention Ctr - York Alternative High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2700 S California Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-7021
Grades: 9-12
| 0 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Finkl Elementary School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2332 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-5850
Grades: PK-8
| 195 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Pilsen Elementary Community Academy
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1420 W 17th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7675
Grades: PK-8
| 235 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Yccs-latino Youth Alternative High School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 S California Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 648-2130
Grades: 9-12
| 178 students
Rank: #1818.
Ruiz Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2410 S Leavitt St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-4825
Grades: PK-8
| 449 students
Rank: #1919.
Cooper Elementary Dual Language Academy
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1624 W 19th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7205
Grades: PK-8
| 441 students
Rank: #2020.
Acero Chtr Sch Network - Octavio Paz Campus
Charter School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2651 W 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 890-1054
Grades: K-8
| 205 students
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Chalmers Elementary Specialty School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2745 W Roosevelt Rd
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-1720
Grades: PK-8
| 218 students
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Ihsca Charter High School
Charter School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2520 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 890-8020
Grades: 9-12
| 578 students
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Smyth J Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1059 W 13th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7180
Grades: PK-8
| 382 students
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Walsh Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2015 S Peoria St
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7950
Grades: PK-8
| 205 students
Rank: #2525.
Juarez Community High School
Math: 4% | Reading: 7%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1450 W Cermak Rd
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7030
Grades: 9-12
| 1,754 students
Rank: n/an/a
Ijla Charter High School
Charter School
2570 S Blue Island
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 890-8060
Grades: 9-12
| 121 students
Rank: n/an/a
Il Center For Rehab & Educ-r
Special Education School
1950 W Roosevelt Rd
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 433-3181
Grades: 4-12
| 0 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 60608 Illinois

60608, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2317 W 23rd Pl
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 535-4585
Grades: 6-8
| 179 students
1231 S Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7266
Grades: PK-8
| 263 students
1310 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-7825
Grades: 4-8
| n/a students
1310 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 935-9925
Grades: 9-12
| 64 students
1326 W 14th Pl
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 534-8860
Grades: 9-12
| 178 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 60608, IL?
How many public schools are located in 60608, IL?
27 public schools are located in 60608, IL.
What percentage of students in 60608, IL go to public school?
69% of all K-12 students in 60608, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in 60608, IL?
60608, IL public schools minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public schools average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

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