Top 10 Best Effingham County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 5,068 students in Effingham County, IL. Effingham County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Effingham County, IL are Teutopolis Grade School, Teutopolis Junior High School and Dieterich Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Effingham County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Effingham County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Effingham County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Teutopolis Grade School
Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
309 E Main St
Teutopolis, IL 62467
(217) 857-3232
Grades: PK-6
| 594 students
Rank: #22.
Teutopolis Junior High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
904 W Water St
Teutopolis, IL 62467
(217) 857-6678
Grades: 7-8
| 147 students
Rank: #33.
Dieterich Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Po Box 187
Dieterich, IL 62424
(217) 925-5248
Grades: PK-6
| 321 students
Rank: #44.
Beecher City Grade School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
306 E Vine
Beecher City, IL 62414
(618) 487-5108
Grades: PK-5
| 143 students
Rank: #55.
Teutopolis High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
801 W Main St
Teutopolis, IL 62467
(217) 857-3139
Grades: 9-12
| 316 students
Rank: #66.
Dieterich Jr/sr High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Po Box 187
Dieterich, IL 62424
(217) 925-5247
Grades: 7-12
| 190 students
Rank: #77.
Effingham High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1301 W Grove Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1100
Grades: 9-12
| 736 students
Rank: #88.
Beecher City Junior Senior High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
438 E State Hwy 33
Beecher City, IL 62414
(618) 487-5117
Grades: 6-12
| 150 students
Rank: #99.
Effingham Junior High School
Math: 24% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 S Henrietta St
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1300
Grades: 6-8
| 581 students
Rank: #1010.
Central Grade School
Math: 19% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
10421 N Us Hwy 45
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1400
Grades: 2-5
| 669 students
Rank: #1111.
Altamont Grade School
Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
407 S Edwards St
Altamont, IL 62411
(618) 483-5171
Grades: PK-8
| 412 students
Rank: #1212.
Altamont High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
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
Early Learning Center
3224 S Banker St
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1460
Grades: PK-K
| 171 students
Fresh Start Treatment & Learning
Special Education School
(1)
215 N 1st St
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 342-6161
Grades: Inquire with school
| 56 students
211 W Douglas Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1530
Grades: 1-2
| 322 students
Tristar Academy Safe School Program
Alternative School
(1)
900 W Edgar Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 342-2865
Grades: 8
| 4 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Effingham County, IL

Effingham County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
19970 E 1000th Ave
Dieterich, IL 62424
(217) 925-5569
Grades: 1-6
| 72 students
710 Indiana St
Edgewood, IL 62426
(217) 540-1527
Grades: K-4
| 60 students
20117 N 1525th St
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 844-3343
Grades: 3-6
| 66 students
304 South West St
Shumway, IL 62461
(217) 868-2788
Grades: PK-K
| n/a students
900 W Edgar Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1570
Grades: 1-2
| 121 students
900 West Edgar Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1380
Grades: PK
| 23 students

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