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For the 2021 school year, there are 40 public schools in Kankakee County, IL, serving 17,726 students. Kankakee County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Kankakee County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Kankakee County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Kankakee County, IL are Mark Twain Primary School, Grant Park Elementary School and Limestone Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Kankakee County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Mark Twain Primary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2250 E Court St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-0722

    Grades: PK-3 | 330 students
  • Grant Park Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Po Box 549
    Grant Park, IL 60940
    (815) 465-2183

    Grades: PK-8 | 321 students
  • Limestone Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    963 N 5000w Rd
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-2243

    Grades: 5-8 | 501 students
  • Herscher High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    501 N Main St
    Herscher, IL 60941
    (815) 426-2103

    Grades: 9-12 | 527 students
  • Noel Levasseur Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    601 W Bethel Dr
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914
    (815) 929-4500

    Grades: K-4 | 386 students
  • Manteno Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    555 W Cook St
    Manteno, IL 60950
    (815) 928-7200

    Grades: PK-4 | 748 students
  • St George Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5200 E Center St
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914
    (815) 933-1503

    Grades: K-8 | 447 students
  • Manteno Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    250 N Poplar St
    Manteno, IL 60950
    (815) 928-7151

    Grades: 5-8 | 603 students
  • Grant Park High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Po Box 549
    Grant Park, IL 60940
    (815) 465-2184

    Grades: 9-12 | 174 students
  • Manteno High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    443 N Maple St
    Manteno, IL 60950
    (815) 928-7101

    Grades: 9-12 | 678 students
  • Taft Primary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1155 W Hawkins St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 932-0811

    Grades: K-3 | 391 students
  • Bourbonnais Upper Grade Center Math: 26% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 W John Casey Rd
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914
    (815) 929-5200

    Grades: 7-8 | 522 students
  • Lincoln Cltrl Ctr-montessori Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    240 Warren Ave
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-0709

    Grades: K-8 | 440 students
  • Liberty Intermediate School Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1690 Career Cntr Rd
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914
    (815) 929-5000

    Grades: 5-6 | 539 students
  • Bradley-bourbonnais C High School Math: 24% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 W North St
    Bradley, IL 60915
    (815) 937-3707

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,032 students
  • Herscher Intermediate School Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Po Box 504
    Herscher, IL 60941
    (815) 426-2242

    Grades: 2-4 | 410 students
  • Alan B Shepard Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    325 N Convent St
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914
    (815) 929-4600

    Grades: PK-4 | 619 students
  • St Anne Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Po Box 530
    Saint Anne, IL 60964
    (815) 427-8153

    Grades: PK-8 | 346 students
  • Bradley West Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 W State St
    Bradley, IL 60915
    (815) 933-2216

    Grades: 3-5 | 483 students
  • Momence Junior High School Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 W 2nd St
    Momence, IL 60954
    (815) 472-4184

    Grades: 5-8 | 434 students
  • Shabbona Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    321 N Convent St
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914
    (815) 929-4700

    Grades: K-4 | 367 students
  • Je-neir Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 W 2nd St
    Momence, IL 60954
    (815) 472-6646

    Grades: K-4 | 322 students
  • Avis Huff Student Support Service Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    369 N 5th Ave
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 802-7800

    Grades: K-12 | 64 students
  • Bradley Central Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    260 N Wabash Ave
    Bradley, IL 60915
    (815) 939-3564

    Grades: 6-8 | 463 students
  • John Kennedy Middle Grade School Math: 17% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1550 W Calista St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-0764

    Grades: 3-6 | 540 students
  • King Middle Grade School Math: 17% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1440 E Court St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-0750

    Grades: 3-6 | 569 students
  • St Anne Community High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    650 W Guertin St
    Saint Anne, IL 60964
    (815) 427-8145

    Grades: 9-12 | 215 students
  • Lorenzo R Smith Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Po Box 546
    Hopkins Park, IL 60944
    (815) 944-5219

    Grades: K-8 | 189 students
  • Kankakee Junior High School Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2250 E Crestwood St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-0730

    Grades: 7-8 | 693 students
  • Edison Primary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1991 E Maple St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 932-0621

    Grades: K-3 | 238 students
  • Steuben Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    520 S Wildwood Ave
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-7813

    Grades: PK-3 | 297 students
  • Kankakee High School Math: 9% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 W Jeffery St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-0740

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,243 student
  • Momence High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    101 N Franklin St
    Momence, IL 60954
    (815) 472-6477

    Grades: 9-12 | 324 students
  • Bonfield Grade School
    522 E Smith St
    Bonfield, IL 60913
    (815) 933-6995

    Grades: PK-1 | 273 students
  • Bradley East Elementary School
    610 Liberty St
    Bradley, IL 60915
    (815) 933-2233

    Grades: PK-2 | 536 students
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