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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 17 public schools in Effingham County, IL, serving 5,068 students.
  • Effingham County, IL public school have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Effingham County have an average ranking in the top 20% of Illinois public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Effingham County, IL are Dieterich Elementary School, Beecher City Grade School and Teutopolis Grade School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Effingham County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Altamont Grade School Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    407 S Edwards St
    Altamont, IL 62411
    (618)483-5171

    Grades: PK-8 | 412 students
  • Altamont High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7 S Ewing St
    Altamont, IL 62411
    (618)483-6194

    Grades: 9-12 | 224 students
  • Aspire Alternative High School Alternative School
    900 W Edgar Ave
    Effingham, IL 62401
    (217)342-2865

    Grades: 11-12 | 32 students
  • Beecher City Grade School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 10%
    306 E Vine
    Beecher City, IL 62414
    (618)487-5108

    Grades: PK-5 | 143 students
  • Beecher City Junior Senior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    438 E State Hwy 33
    Beecher City, IL 62414
    (618)487-5117

    Grades: 6-12 | 150 students
  • Central Grade School Math: 20% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10421 N Us Hwy 45
    Effingham, IL 62401
    (217)540-1400

    Grades: 2-5 | 669 students
  • Dieterich Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    Po Box 187
    Dieterich, IL 62424
    (217)925-5248

    Grades: PK-6 | 321 students
  • Dieterich Jr/sr High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    Po Box 187
    Dieterich, IL 62424
    (217)925-5247

    Grades: 7-12 | 190 students
  • Early Learning Center
    3224 S Banker St
    Effingham, IL 62401
    (217)540-1460

    Grades: PK-K | 171 students
  • Effingham High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1301 W Grove Ave
    Effingham, IL 62401
    (217)540-1100

    Grades: 9-12 | 736 students
  • Effingham Junior High School Math: 33% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Top 50%
    600 S Henrietta St
    Effingham, IL 62401
    (217)540-1300

    Grades: 6-8 | 581 students
  • Fresh Start Treatment & Learning Special Education School
    215 N 1st St
    Effingham, IL 62401
    (217)342-6161

    Grades: Inquire with school | 56 students
  • South Side Grade School
    211 W Douglas Ave
    Effingham, IL 62401
    (217)540-1530

    Grades: 1-2 | 322 students
  • Teutopolis Grade School Math: 60% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 10%
    309 E Main St
    Teutopolis, IL 62467
    (217)857-3232

    Grades: PK-6 | 594 students
  • Teutopolis High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    801 W Main St
    Teutopolis, IL 62467
    (217)857-3139

    Grades: 9-12 | 316 students
  • Teutopolis Junior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    904 W Water St
    Teutopolis, IL 62467
    (217)857-6678

    Grades: 7-8 | 147 students
  • Tristar Academy Safe School Program Alternative School
    900 W Edgar Ave
    Effingham, IL 62401
    (217)342-2865

    Grades: 8 | 4 students
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