Top 10 Best East Saint Louis Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 8,938 students in East Saint Louis, IL. East Saint Louis has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in East Saint Louis, IL are Gordon Bush Elementary School, Maplewood Elementary School and Katie Harper-wright Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
East Saint Louis, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 7% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 10% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in East Saint Louis have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best East Saint Louis, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gordon Bush Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1516 Gross Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3930
Grades: K-4
| 383 students
Rank: #22.
Maplewood Elementary School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Jerome Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-3709
Grades: PK-2
| 324 students
Rank: #33.
Katie Harper-wright Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7710 State St
East Saint Louis, IL 62203
(618) 646-3860
Grades: K-4
| 392 students
Rank: #44.
James Avant Elementary School
Math: 16% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1915 N 55th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3870
Grades: K-4
| 494 students
Rank: #55.
Annette Officer Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
558 N 27th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3970
Grades: K-4
| 444 students
Rank: #66.
Lalumier Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6702 Bond Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62207
(618) 332-3713
Grades: PK-3
| 242 students
Rank: #77.
Dunbar Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1835 Tudor Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62207
(618) 646-3840
Grades: K-4
| 475 students
Rank: #88.
Estelle Sauget School Of Choice
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Jerome Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-4741
Grades: K-8
| 247 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Elizabeth Morris Elementary School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1500 Andrews Dr
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-3718
Grades: K-3
| 319 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Siu Charter School Of East Street Louis
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
601 James R Thompson
East Saint Louis, IL 62201
(618) 482-8391
Grades: 9-12
| 107 students
Rank: #1111.
Mason/clark Middle School
Math: 7% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5510 State St
East Saint Louis, IL 62203
(618) 646-3750
Grades: 5-8
| 870 students
Rank: #1212.
East Street Louis-lincoln Middle School
Math: 3% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
12 S 10th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62201
(618) 646-3770
Grades: 5-8
| 646 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Cahokia High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Range Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-3730
Grades: 9-12
| 883 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Wyvetter Younge Altrntv Center
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3939 Caseyville Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3760
Grades: 6-12
| 115 students
Rank: #1515.
Huffman Elementary School
Math: 4% | Reading: 7%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Saint Robert Dr
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-3720
Grades: 3-5
| 320 students
Rank: #1616.
8th Grade Academy
Math: 2% | Reading: 5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 Mousette Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-4705
Grades: 8
| 204 students
Rank: #1717.
East Street Louis Senior High School
Math: ≤1% | Reading: 5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4901 State St
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,235 students
Rank: #1818.
7th Grade Academy
Math: 2% | Reading: 3%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 Mousette Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-5901
Grades: 7
| 239 students
Rank: #1919.
Penniman Elementary School
Math: 2% | Reading: 2%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1820 Jerome Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-1915
Grades: 3-5
| 347 students
Rank: #2020.
Oliver Parks 6th Grade School
Math: ≤1% | Reading: 3%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 Mousette Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-5994
Grades: 6
| 255 students
501 Kate Dunham Pl
East Saint Louis, IL 62201
(618) 646-3290
Grades: PK
| 397 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in East Saint Louis, Illinois

East Saint Louis, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2601 Bond Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62207
(618) 646-3800
Grades: K-5
| 285 students
2436 Kansas Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62207
(618) 646-3810
Grades: 5-8
| 87 students
2436 Kansas Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3810
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1601 Cleveland
East Saint Louis, IL 62201
(618) 646-3890
Grades: K-5
| 157 students
1600 N 40th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3870
Grades: PK-5
| 687 students
4850 Market St
East Saint Louis, IL 62207
(618) 646-3820
Grades: PK-3
| 142 students
3310 State St
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3750
Grades: 6-8
| 554 students
4400 Grand St
East Saint Louis, IL 62207
(618) 646-3790
Grades: 9-12
| 102 students
2600 Kansas Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3810
Grades: PK-5
| 154 students
2700 Summit Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3950
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
8601 Washington St
East Saint Louis, IL 62203
(618) 646-3850
Grades: K-5
| 241 students
1700 Jerome Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-3820
Grades: 5-12
| 224 students
2734 Calvin Blvd
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-7404
Grades: K-12
| 283 students
731 N 74th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62203
(618) 646-3860
Grades: K-5
| 239 students
1600 N 40th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3870
Grades: PK-5
| 650 students
1798 College Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3880
Grades: K-8
| 205 students
1825 Jerome Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-3712
Grades: PK-K
| 191 students
1435 Market Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62201
(618) 646-3980
Grades: K-5
| 198 students
1236 E Broadway
East Saint Louis, IL 62201
(618) 646-3900
Grades: PK-5
| 351 students
1620 Russell Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62207
(618) 646-3910
Grades: PK-5
| 165 students
1915 N 55th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3930
Grades: PK-5
| 394 students
5510 State St
East Saint Louis, IL 62203
(618) 646-3750
Grades: 6-8
| 591 students
725 N 15th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3830
Grades: K
| 456 students
630 N 59th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62203
(618) 646-3940
Grades: PK-5
| 272 students
1800 North 25th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3920
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
27th & Henrieth Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 646-3970
Grades: PK-5
| 354 students
4817 Hallows Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3990
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
950 North Kingshwy
East Saint Louis, IL 62203
(618) 394-2200
Grades: 12
| n/a students
1798 College Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62205
(618) 874-1671
Grades: 9-12
| 96 students
4400 Grand St
East Saint Louis, IL 62207
(618) 646-3760
Grades: 4-8
| n/a students
4817 Hallows Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3990
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1900 Mousette Ln
East Saint Louis, IL 62206
(618) 332-3722
Grades: K-8
| 370 students
3939 Caseyville Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3760
Grades: 9
| n/a students
3939 Caseyville Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62204
(618) 646-3760
Grades: 6-8
| 667 students

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