Top 10 Best Effingham County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 5,110 students in Effingham County, IL (there are 4 private schools, serving 1,125 private students). 82% of all K-12 students in Effingham County, IL are educated in public schools compared to the IL state average of 88%. 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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Effingham County Public Schools (2022-23)

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
| 592 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
| 138 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
| 346 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) 487-5100
Grades: PK-5
| 162 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
| 331 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
| 216 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
| 816 students
Rank: #88.
Beecher City Jr-sr High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
438 E State Highway 33
Beecher City, IL 62414
(618) 487-5100
Grades: 6-12
| 166 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: 6-9
| 589 students
Rank: #1010.
Central Grade School
Math: 19% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3901 S Banker St.
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1400
Grades: 2-6
| 593 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
| 447 students
Rank: #1212.
Altamont High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7 S Ewing St
Altamont, IL 62411
(618) 483-6194
Grades: 9-12
| 253 students
Rank: n/an/a
Aspire Alternative High School
Alternative School
900 W Edgar Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 342-2865
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Early Learning Center
3224 S Banker St
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1460
Grades: K
| 175 students
Rank: n/an/a
Fresh Start Treatment & Learning
Special Education School
215 N 1st St
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 342-6161
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
211 W Douglas Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 540-1530
Grades: 1-3
| 286 students
Rank: n/an/a
Tristar Academy Safe Sch Program
Alternative School
900 W Edgar Ave
Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 342-2865
Grades: 6-9
| n/a 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
5251 East 1800th Ave
Montrose, IL 62445
(217) 683-2622
Grades: K-6
| 143 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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