Top 3 Best Edwards County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 926 students in Edwards County, IL. Edwards County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Edwards County, IL are West Salem Grade School, Albion Grade School and Edwards County High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Edwards County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Edwards County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Edwards County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
West Salem Grade School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
105 E School St
West Salem, IL 62476
(618) 456-8881
Grades: PK-8
| 173 students
Rank: #22.
Albion Grade School
Math: 27% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
361 W Main St
Albion, IL 62806
(618) 445-2327
Grades: PK-8
| 464 students
Rank: #33.
Edwards County High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
361 W Main St
Albion, IL 62806
(618) 445-2325
Grades: 9-12
| 289 students

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