Top 10 Best Henry County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 7,816 students in Henry County, IL (there are 2 private schools, serving 268 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in Henry County, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in Henry County, IL are Cambridge Comm Grade School, Orion Middle School and C R Hanna Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Henry County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 30% statewide average). Schools in Henry County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Henry County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cambridge Comm Grade School
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
312 S West St
Cambridge, IL 61238
(309) 937-2028
Grades: PK-5
| 236 students
Rank: #22.
Orion Middle School
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Po Box 129
Orion, IL 61273
(309) 526-3392
Grades: 6-8
| 222 students
Rank: #33.
C R Hanna Elementary School
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Po Box 159
Orion, IL 61273
(309) 526-3386
Grades: PK-5
| 453 students
Rank: #44.
Geneseo High School
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
700 N State St
Geneseo, IL 61254
(309) 945-0399
Grades: 9-12
| 813 students
Rank: #55.
Orion High School
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Po Box 39
Orion, IL 61273
(309) 526-3361
Grades: 9-12
| 307 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Millikin Elementary School
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
920 S Congress St
Geneseo, IL 61254
(309) 945-0475
Grades: K-5
| 368 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Northside Elementary School
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
415 N Russell Ave
Geneseo, IL 61254
(309) 945-0625
Grades: PK-5
| 330 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Annawan Grade School
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
501 W South St
Annawan, IL 61234
(309) 935-6623
Grades: PK-8
| 247 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Southwest Elementary School
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
715 S Center St
Geneseo, IL 61254
(309) 945-0652
Grades: K-5
| 362 students
Rank: #1010.
Wethersfield Jr/sr High School
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
439 Willard St
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 853-4205
Grades: 7-12
| 225 students
Rank: #1111.
Cambridge Jr/sr High School
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 S West St
Cambridge, IL 61238
(309) 937-2051
Grades: 6-12
| 221 students
Rank: #1212.
Alwood Elementary School
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 E A St
Alpha, IL 61413
(309) 629-5011
Grades: PK-6
| 203 students
Rank: #1313.
Annawan High School
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
501 W South St
Annawan, IL 61234
(309) 935-6781
Grades: 9-12
| 95 students
Rank: #1414.
Galva Jr-sr High School
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
224 Morgan Rd
Galva, IL 61434
(309) 932-2151
Grades: 7-12
| 214 students
Rank: #1515.
Alwood Middle/high School
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
301 E 5th Ave
Woodhull, IL 61490
(309) 334-2102
Grades: 7-12
| 162 students
Rank: #1616.
Excel Alternative Program
Special Education School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
105 S State St
Atkinson, IL 61235
(309) 936-7790
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: #1717.
Geneseo Middle School
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
333 E Ogden Ave
Geneseo, IL 61254
(309) 945-0599
Grades: 6-8
| 590 students
Rank: #1818.
Central Junior High School
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
215 E Central Blvd
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 853-4290
Grades: 7-8
| 274 students
Rank: #1919.
Wethersfield Elementary School
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
439 Willard St
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 853-4800
Grades: PK-6
| 303 students
Rank: #2020.
Galva Elementary School
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
224 Morgan Rd
Galva, IL 61434
(309) 932-2420
Grades: PK-6
| 270 students
Rank: #2121.
Irving Elementary School
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
609 W Central Blvd
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 853-3013
Grades: 2-3
| 228 students
Rank: #2222.
Kewanee High School
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1101 E 3rd St
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 853-3328
Grades: 9-12
| 578 students
Rank: #2323.
Central Elementary School
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
215 E Central Blvd
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 853-4290
Grades: 4-6
| 338 students
Rank: #2424.
Colona Grade School
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
700 1st St
Colona, IL 61241
(309) 792-1232
Grades: PK-8
| 388 students
Rank: n/an/a
1401 Lake St
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 852-2449
Grades: K-1
| 248 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lyle School
920 N Burr St
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 852-2449
Grades: PK
| 141 students
Rank: n/an/a
Reg'l Safe School Program Roe #28
Alternative School
107 S State St
Atkinson, IL 61235
(309) 936-7890
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Henry County, IL

Henry County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
109 S State St
Atkinson, IL 61235
(309) 936-7814
Grades: K-5
| 84 students
300 S West St
Cambridge, IL 61238
(309) 937-2051
Grades: 7-8
| 74 students
Franklin School (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
600 N Lexington Ave
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 853-3013
Grades: 4-9
| 28 students
Iyc Kewanee (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
2021 Kentville Rd
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 852-4601
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
20965 E 900th St
Geneseo, IL 61254
(309) 949-2937
Grades: 7-12
| 3 students
20965 E 900th St
Geneseo, IL 61254
(309) 949-2937
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Henry County, IL?
The top ranked public schools in Henry County, IL include Cambridge Comm Grade School, Orion Middle School and C R Hanna Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Henry County, IL?
27 public schools are located in Henry County, IL.
What percentage of students in Henry County, IL go to public school?
97% of all K-12 students in Henry County, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in Henry County, IL?
Henry County, IL public schools minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public schools average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

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