Top 5 Best Johnson County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 1,843 students in Johnson County, IL (there are 1 private school, serving 11 private students). 99% of all K-12 students in Johnson County, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in Johnson County, IL are Vienna Elementary School Dist 55, New Simpson Hill Dist 32 and Goreville Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Johnson County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 30% statewide average). Schools in Johnson County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Johnson County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Vienna Elementary School Dist 55
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Po Box 427
Vienna, IL 62995
(618) 658-6611
Grades: PK-8
| 386 students
Rank: #22.
New Simpson Hill Dist 32
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
95 Tunnel Hill Rd
Ozark, IL 62972
(618) 658-8536
Grades: PK-8
| 209 students
Rank: #33.
Goreville Elementary School
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
201 S Ferne Clyffe Rd
Goreville, IL 62939
(618) 995-2142
Grades: PK-8
| 459 students
Rank: #44.
Lick Creek Elementary School
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7355 Lick Creek Rd
Buncombe, IL 62912
(618) 833-2545
Grades: PK-8
| 141 students
Rank: #55.
Goreville High School
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
201 S Ferne Clyffe Rd
Goreville, IL 62939
(618) 995-2142
Grades: 9-12
| 167 students
Rank: #66.
Cypress Elementary School
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4580 Mount Pisgah Rd
Cypress, IL 62923
(618) 657-2525
Grades: PK-8
| 105 students
Rank: #77.
Vienna High School
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
601 N 1st St
Vienna, IL 62995
(618) 658-4461
Grades: 9-12
| 319 students
Rank: #88.
Buncombe Cons School
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Po Box 40
Buncombe, IL 62912
(618) 658-8830
Grades: K-8
| 57 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Johnson County, IL

Johnson County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
201 South Ferne Clyffe Rd
Goreville, IL 62939
(618) 747-2703
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
601 North 1st St
Vienna, IL 62995
(618) 658-4461
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
6665 Route 146 East
Vienna, IL 62995
(618) 658-8331
Grades: 12
| n/a students
6695 State Route 146 East
Vienna, IL 62995
(618) 658-8371
Grades: 12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Johnson County, IL?
The top ranked public schools in Johnson County, IL include Vienna Elementary School Dist 55, New Simpson Hill Dist 32 and Goreville Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Johnson County, IL?
8 public schools are located in Johnson County, IL.
What percentage of students in Johnson County, IL go to public school?
99% of all K-12 students in Johnson County, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in Johnson County, IL?
Johnson County, IL public schools minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public schools average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

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