Top 5 Best 62526 Illinois Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,223 students in 62526, IL (there are 4 private schools, serving 882 private students). 72% of all K-12 students in 62526, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in 62526, IL are William Harris Learning Academy, Social-emotional Alt Program and Franklin Grove Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 62526 have an average math proficiency score of 3% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 5% (versus the 31% statewide average). Schools in 62526, IL have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best 62526, IL Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
William Harris Learning Academy
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
620 E Garfield Ave, Kelley Mor
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3361
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: #22.
Social-emotional Alt Program
Special Education School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
620 E Garfield Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3310
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Franklin Grove Elementary School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2440 N Summit Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3561
Grades: K-6
| 469 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Parsons Accelerated School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3591 N Macarthur Rd
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3330
Grades: K-6
| 527 students
Rank: #55.
Stephen Decatur Middle School
(Math: ≤1% | Reading: 5%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Educational Park
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3251
Grades: 7-8
| 485 students
Rank: #66.
Robertson Charter School
Charter School
(Math: ≤1% | Reading: 3%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2240 E Geddes Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 428-7072
Grades: PK-8
| 348 students
Rank: n/an/a
2912 N University Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3301
Grades: PK
| 394 students
Rank: n/an/a
620 E Garfield Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3310
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 62526 Illinois

62526, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3789 N Water St
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 424-3084
Grades: 7-8
| 465 students
2160 W Center St
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3551
Grades: K-6
| 244 students
3900 N Neely Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3541
Grades: K-6
| 305 students
Sunnyside School (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
303 W Mound Rd
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 424-3073
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
620 E Garfield Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 362-3361
Grades: K-6
| 288 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 62526, IL?
How many public schools are located in 62526, IL?
8 public schools are located in 62526, IL.
What percentage of students in 62526, IL go to public school?
72% of all K-12 students in 62526, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in 62526, IL?
62526, IL public schools minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public schools average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

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