Top 3 Best 62948 Illinois Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,361 students in 62948, IL (there are 1 private school, serving 271 private students). 90% of all K-12 students in 62948, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in 62948, IL are Herrin High School, Herrin Middle School and Herrin C U S D 4 Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 62948 have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 31% statewide average). Schools in 62948, IL 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 Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best 62948, IL Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Herrin High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
700 N 10th St
Herrin, IL 62948
(618) 942-6606
Grades: 9-12
| 673 students
Rank: #22.
Herrin Middle School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
700 S 14th St
Herrin, IL 62948
(618) 942-7461
Grades: 6-8
| 506 students
Rank: #33.
Herrin C U S D 4 Elementary School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5200 Herrin Rd
Herrin, IL 62948
(618) 942-2744
Grades: 2-5
| 688 students
Rank: n/an/a
601 N 17th St
Herrin, IL 62948
(618) 942-5418
Grades: PK-1
| 494 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 62948 Illinois

62948, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
700 N 10th
Herrin, IL 62948
(618) 942-6625
Grades: 7-12
| 24 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 62948, IL?
The top ranked public schools in 62948, IL include Herrin High School, Herrin Middle School and Herrin C U S D 4 Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in 62948, IL?
4 public schools are located in 62948, IL.
What percentage of students in 62948, IL go to public school?
90% of all K-12 students in 62948, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in 62948, IL?
62948, IL public schools minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public schools average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Recent Articles

Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
The article advocates for a dramatic cultural shift - delaying kids' smartphone ownership until high school and social media access until 16, promoting more free play, and fostering a healthier, screen-free childhood through collective action.
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Indeed, there are still school districts today in America that allow teachers to spank students. Learn about the current spanking situation in schools and why the debate continues to heat up.
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
April 12, 2024
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
This comprehensive article explores the complex nature of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, providing insights into its symptoms, diagnosis process, and effective support strategies. From recognizing early signs to navigating the diagnostic journey, parents will gain valuable knowledge to help their child thrive. Expert insights, real-life examples, and practical tips empower readers to create a supportive environment that meets the unique needs of children with ADHD.

Quick Links