Best Island Lake Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 1,076 students in Island Lake, IL. Island Lake has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Island Lake, IL are Matthews Middle School and Cotton Creek School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Island Lake, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Island Lake have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Island Lake, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Matthews Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Po Box 920
Island Lake, IL 60042
(847) 526-6210
Grades: 6-8
| 476 students
Rank: #22.
Cotton Creek School
Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
545 Newport Ct
Island Lake, IL 60042
(847) 526-4700
Grades: K-5
| 600 students

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