Top 10 Best 60623 Illinois Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 34 public schools serving 14,972 students in 60623, IL (there are 8 private schools, serving 1,629 private students). 90% of all K-12 students in 60623, IL are educated in public schools compared to the IL state average of 88%.
The top ranked public schools in 60623, IL are Zapata Elementary Academy, Cardenas Elementary School and Whitney Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 60623 have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in 60623, IL have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best 60623, IL Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Zapata Elementary Academy
Math: 44% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2728 S Kostner Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1390
Grades: PK-8
| 632 students
Rank: #22.
Cardenas Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2345 S Millard Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1465
Grades: PK-8
| 1,012 students
Rank: #33.
Whitney Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2815 S Komensky Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1560
Grades: PK-8
| 751 students
Rank: #44.
Gary Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3740 W 31st St
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1455
Grades: 3-8
| 918 students
Rank: #55.
Kipp Chicago Charters - Ascend Academy
Charter School
Math: 21% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1616 S Avers Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 521-4399
Grades: K-8
| 931 students
Rank: #66.
Infinity Math Science & Tech High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3120 S Kostner Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 535-4225
Grades: 9-12
| 472 students
Rank: #77.
Little Village Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2620 S Lawndale Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1880
Grades: PK-8
| 687 students
Rank: #88.
Saucedo Elementary Scholastic Academy
Math: 16% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2850 W 24th Blvd
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1770
Grades: PK-8
| 932 students
Rank: #99.
Corkery Elementary School
Math: 13% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2510 S Kildare Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1650
Grades: PK-8
| 421 students
Rank: #1010.
Mccormick Elementary School
Math: 10% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2712 S Sawyer Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 535-7252
Grades: PK-5
| 528 students
Rank: #1111.
Kanoon Elementary Magnet School
Math: 13% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2233 S Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1736
Grades: PK-8
| 489 students
Rank: #1212.
Legacy Elementary Charter School
Charter School
Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3318 W Ogden Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 542-1640
Grades: K-8
| 455 students
Rank: #1313.
Madero Middle School
Math: 13% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3202 W 28th St
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 535-4466
Grades: 6-8
| 308 students
Rank: #1414.
Penn Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1616 S Avers Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1665
Grades: PK-8
| 230 students
Rank: #1515.
Hammond Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2819 W 21st Pl
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 535-4580
Grades: PK-8
| 317 students
Rank: #1616.
Spry Elementary Community School
Math: 11% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 S Marshall Blvd
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1700
Grades: PK-8
| 373 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Hughes C Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4247 W 15th St
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1762
Grades: PK-8
| 227 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Telpochcalli Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2832 W 24th Blvd
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1402
Grades: PK-8
| 243 students
Rank: #19 - 2219. - 22.
Collins Academy High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1313 S Sacramento Dr
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1840
Grades: 9-12
| 232 students
Rank: #19 - 2219. - 22.
Multicultural Academy Of Scholarshp High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3120 S Kostner Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 535-4242
Grades: 9-12
| 224 students
Rank: #19 - 2219. - 22.
Spry Community Links High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 S Marshall Blvd
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1997
Grades: 9-12
| 97 students
Rank: #19 - 2219. - 22.
Yccs-cca Academy High School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1231 S Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 762-2272
Grades: 9-12
| 120 students
Rank: #2323.
Johnson Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1420 S Albany Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1829
Grades: PK-8
| 350 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Dvorak Technology Academy Elementary School
Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3615 W 16th St
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1690
Grades: PK-8
| 340 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Mason Elementary School
Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4217 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1530
Grades: PK-8
| 305 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Farragut Career Academy High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2345 S Christiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1300
Grades: 9-12
| 670 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
World Language High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3120 S Kostner Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 535-4334
Grades: 9-12
| 346 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Crown Elementary Comm Acd Fine Arts Center
Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2128 S Saint Louis Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1680
Grades: PK-8
| 186 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
North Lawndale Prep Chtr - Christiana
Charter School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1615 S Christiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 542-1490
Grades: 9-12
| 327 students
Rank: #3030.
North Lawndale Prep Chtr-collins
Charter School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1313 S Sacramento Dr
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 542-6766
Grades: 9-12
| 446 students
Rank: #3131.
Herzl Elementary School
Math: 7% | Reading: 7%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3711 W Douglas Blvd
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1480
Grades: PK-8
| 459 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Lawndale Elementary Community Academy
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3500 W Douglas Blvd
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1635
Grades: PK-8
| 213 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
School Of Social Justice High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3120 S Kostner Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 535-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 334 students
Rank: n/an/a
3000 S Lawndale Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1600
Grades: PK-2
| 397 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 60623 Illinois

60623, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2524 S Central Park
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1620
Grades: 4-8
| 601 students
1616 S Spaulding Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1753
Grades: K-8
| 461 students
1313 S Sacramento Dr
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1500
Grades: 11-12
| 373 students
3711 W Douglas Blvd
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 521-1303
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
1326 South Avers Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1804
Grades: PK-8
| 238 students
1616 S Spaulding Av
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1753
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1616 S Avers Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 521-4399
Grades: 1-8
| 724 students
1440 S Christiana
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 522-1261
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1440 South Christiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1812
Grades: PK-8
| 79 students
4217 West 18th St
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1530
Grades: 9-11
| 51 students
1313 S Sacramento Dr
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 542-6766
Grades: 8-12
| 771 students
2221 South Lawndale Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1821
Grades: K-8
| 171 students
1852 South Albany Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-1795
Grades: PK-8
| 163 students
2221 S Lawndale Av
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 534-8800
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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