Top 10 Best 62521 Illinois Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 4,163 students in 62521, IL.
The top ranked public schools in 62521, IL are Johns Hill Magnet School, Garfield Montessori School and Michael E Baum Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 62521 have an average math proficiency score of 9% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 13% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in 62521, IL have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best 62521, IL Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Johns Hill Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1025 E Johns Ave
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3351
Grades: K-8
| 475 students
Rank: #22.
Garfield Montessori School
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Meadow Terrace
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3371
Grades: PK-8
| 357 students
Rank: #33.
Michael E Baum Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S Lake Ridge Ave
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3521
Grades: K-6
| 320 students
Rank: #44.
Eisenhower High School
Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 S 16th St
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3102
Grades: 9-12
| 1,023 students
Rank: #55.
South Shores Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 S Franklin St
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3321
Grades: K-6
| 298 students
Rank: #66.
Muffley Elementary School
Math: 2% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
88 S Country Club Rd
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3341
Grades: K-6
| 393 students
Rank: #77.
Enterprise Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2115 S Taylor Rd
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3391
Grades: PK-6
| 263 students
Rank: #88.
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
Math: 6% | Reading: 7%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4735 E Cantrell St
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3201
Grades: 7-8
| 464 students
Rank: #99.
Hope Academy
Math: ≤1% | Reading: 4%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
955 N Illinois St
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3281
Grades: K-8
| 519 students
St Marys Adolescent Ed Program
Alternative School
1800 E Lake Shore Dr
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 464-5000
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
Social-emotional Alternative Program
Special Education School
1900 E. Cleveland Av
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 424-3106
Grades: Inquire with school
| 49 students
1900 E Cleveland Ave
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 362-3310
Grades: PK-12
| 2 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 62521 Illinois

62521, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
575 North Brush College Rd
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 424-3184
Grades: K-6
| 169 students
1 College Park
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 875-7211
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
2610 Salem Sch Rd
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 864-2615
Grades: K-3
| 90 students
400 S Maffit St
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 424-3205
Grades: PK-6
| 331 students

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