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For the 2021 school year, there are 260 public schools serving 148,164 students in Dupage County, IL. Dupage County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Dupage County, IL are Meadow Glens Elementary School, Butler Junior High School and Kennedy Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Dupage County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Dupage County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Dupage County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Meadow Glens Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1150 Muirhead Ave
    Naperville, IL 60565
    (630) 420-3200

    Grades: K-5 | 475 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Butler Junior High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2801 York Rd
    Oak Brook, IL 60523
    (630) 573-2760

    Grades: 6-8 | 194 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Kennedy Junior High School Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2929 Green Trails Dr
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (630) 420-3220

    Grades: 6-8 | 980 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Highlands Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    525 S Brainard St
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630) 420-6335

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Madison Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    611 S Madison St
    Hinsdale, IL 60521
    (630) 861-4100

    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Hinsdale Central High School Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5500 S Grant St
    Hinsdale, IL 60521
    (630) 570-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,786 students
  • Rank: #7-107.- 10.
    Brook Forest Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    60 Regent Dr
    Oak Brook, IL 60523
    (630) 325-6888

    Grades: K-5 | 324 students
  • Rank: #7-107.- 10.
    Elm Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    15w201 60th St
    Willowbrook, IL 60527
    (630) 861-4000

    Grades: K-5 | 294 students
  • Rank: #7-107.- 10.
    The Lane Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    500 N Elm St
    Hinsdale, IL 60521
    (630) 861-4500

    Grades: K-5 | 330 students
  • Rank: #7-107.- 10.
    Longfellow Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    311 W Seminary Ave
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630) 682-2080

    Grades: K-5 | 382 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Prospect Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    130 N Prospect Ave
    Clarendon Hills, IL 60514
    (630) 861-4400

    Grades: K-5 | 397 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Walker School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    120 Walker Ave
    Clarendon Hills, IL 60514
    (630) 861-4600

    Grades: K-5 | 268 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Ranch View Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1651 Ranchview Dr
    Naperville, IL 60565
    (630) 420-6575

    Grades: K-5 | 505 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Oak Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    950 S Oak St
    Hinsdale, IL 60521
    (630) 861-4300

    Grades: PK-5 | 337 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Ellsworth Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    145 N Sleight St
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630) 420-6338

    Grades: K-5 | 251 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Clarendon Hills Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    301 Chicago Ave
    Clarendon Hills, IL 60514
    (630) 861-4800

    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Park View Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    341 N Elizabeth St
    Lombard, IL 60148
    (630) 827-4040

    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Prairie Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    500 S Charles Ave
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630) 420-6348

    Grades: K-5 | 503 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Erickson Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    277 Springfield Dr
    Bloomingdale, IL 60108
    (630) 529-2223

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Naperville Central High School Math: 73% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    440 Aurora Ave
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630) 420-6422

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,810 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Gower West Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7650 Clarendon Hills
    Willowbrook, IL 60527
    (630) 323-6446

    Grades: PK-4 | 489 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Hinsdale Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    100 S Garfield St
    Hinsdale, IL 60521
    (630) 861-4700

    Grades: 6-8 | 730 students
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Monroe Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    210 N Madison St
    Hinsdale, IL 60521
    (630) 861-4200

    Grades: K-5 | 373 students
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Naper Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    39 S Eagle St
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630) 420-6345

    Grades: K-4 | 222 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Washington Junior High School Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    201 N Washington St
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630) 420-6390

    Grades: 5-8 | 634 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Hawthorne Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    334 Wakeman Ave
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630) 682-2065

    Grades: K-5 | 254 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Naperville North High School Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    899 N Mill St
    Naperville, IL 60563
    (630) 420-6484

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,674 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Steeple Run Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6s151 Steeple Run Dr
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630) 420-6385

    Grades: K-5 | 605 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    630 Dawes Ave
    Wheaton, IL 60189
    (630) 682-2075

    Grades: K-5 | 506 students
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Emerson Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    119 S Woodlawn St
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630) 682-2055

    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Whittier Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    536 Hill St
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630) 719-5865

    Grades: K-6 | 303 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Dujardin Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    166 Euclid Ave
    Bloomingdale, IL 60108
    (630) 894-9200

    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Elmwood Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1024 Magnolia Ln
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630) 420-6341

    Grades: K-5 | 680 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Maplebrook Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1630 Warbler Dr
    Naperville, IL 60565
    (630) 420-6381

    Grades: K-5 | 446 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    York Community High School Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    355 W St Charles Rd
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 617-2400

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,805 students
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