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For the 2021 school year, there are 18 public schools in Evanston, IL, serving 11,063 students. Evanston has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Evanston, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Evanston have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Illinois public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Evanston, IL are Orrington Elementary School, Dewey Elementary School and Willard Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Evanston, IL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Orrington Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2636 Orrington Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8780

    Grades: K-5 | 418 students
  • Dewey Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1551 Wesley Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8140

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Willard Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2700 Hurd Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 905-3600

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Evanston Township High School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1600 Dodge Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 424-7200

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,459 students
  • Kingsley Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2300 Green Bay Rd
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8400

    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
  • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    910 Forest Ave
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 905-3500

    Grades: K-5 | 523 students
  • Lincolnwood Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2600 Colfax St
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8880

    Grades: K-5 | 405 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    914 Ashland Ave
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 905-4900

    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
  • Walker Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3601 Church St
    Evanston, IL 60203
    (847) 859-8330

    Grades: K-5 | 363 students
  • Haven Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2417 Prairie Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8200

    Grades: 6-8 | 836 students
  • Nichols Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    800 Greenleaf St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 859-8660

    Grades: 6-8 | 725 students
  • Dr Ml King Junior Literary&fine Arts Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2424 Lake St
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8500

    Grades: K-8 | 541 students
  • Oakton Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    436 Ridge Ave
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 859-8800

    Grades: K-5 | 406 students
  • Chute Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1400 Oakton St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 859-8600

    Grades: 6-8 | 589 students
  • Dawes Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    440 Dodge Ave
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 905-3400

    Grades: K-5 | 380 students
  • Rice Childrens Center Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1101 Washington St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 424-2450

    Grades: 2-8 | 36 students
  • Joseph E Hill Education Center
    1500 Mcdaniel Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 859-8301

    Grades: PK | 350 students
  • Park School Special Education School
    828 Main St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 859-8590

    Grades: Inquire with school | 66 students
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